Dominion sues Trump lawyer Sidney Powell over ‘wild’ election claims, seeks $US1.three billion


There was no widespread fraud within the election, which a variety of election officers throughout the nation together with Trump’s former attorney-general, William Barr, have confirmed.

Republican governors in Arizona and Georgia, key battleground states essential to Biden’s victory, additionally vouched for the integrity of the elections of their states.

Almost all of the authorized challenges from Trump and his allies have been dismissed by judges, together with two tossed by the Supreme Court docket, which incorporates three Trump-nominated justices.

The corporate stated “there are mountains of direct proof that conclusively disprove Powell’s vote manipulation claims in opposition to Dominion – specifically, the thousands and thousands of paper ballots that had been audited and recounted by bipartisan officers and volunteers in Georgia and different swing states, which confirmed that Dominion precisely counted votes on paper ballots.”

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Dominion stated that when it formally advised Powell her claims had been false and requested her to retract them, she “doubled down,” utilizing her Twitter account with greater than 1 million followers to amplify the claims.

Eric Coomer, Dominion’s safety director, already has sued Powell, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani and the President’s marketing campaign for defamation after he was pushed into hiding by loss of life threats. Conservative columnists and information shops additionally had been named in Coomer’s lawsuit, filed in Colorado, the place the corporate relies.

Powell didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.

AP