Trump Criminal Indictments & Trials & Legal Troubles Archive

The twice-impeached former president, who has now been indicted three times since leaving the White House, has committed fraud as he built his real estate empire, New York judge rules.

Trump’s ‘unified reich’ video was a message not a mistake

 Judge in Mar-a-Lago case asked to curb ex-president's speech after false FBI claim

 Trump falsely claims FBI was ready to kill him

Defense rests without Donald Trump testifying in criminal fraud hush-money trial

Michael Cohen testifies that payment to Stormy Daniels violated election law

Trump under investigation by House Democrats for alleged offer to oil executives

 Michael Cohen tells court he paid Stormy Daniels to influence 2016 election ‘on behalf of Trump’

ProPublica: IRS Audit Could Cost Trump $100 Million

 Arizona grand jury indicts Trump allies including Giuliani over 2020 fake elector scheme

Trump trial: hush money was ‘election fraud pure and simple’, prosecutors say

Trump in court as first day of New York hush-money trial wraps up

Appeal court judge denies Trump’s third attempt this week to delay hush money trial – live

Ex-Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg sentenced to five months for perjury

Lawyers told to redact witness information in classified documents case

AP: Appeals court rejects Donald Trump's latest attempt to delay April 15 hush money criminal trial

US historians file brief with supreme court rejecting Trump’s immunity claim

Trump’s media company loses a third of value after initial surge in trading

The Associated Press: Judge Cannon denies Trump bid to dismiss classified documents prosecution

Reuters: Judge rejects Trump free speech challenge to Georgia 2020 election case

Slate: NY Trump trial April 15 start on track after judge rejects immunity.

Reuters: Trump loses bid to delay hush money trial until US Supreme Court review

 Two brothers plead guilty to insider trading scheme linked to Trump’s media business

 Exclusive: Trump Media saved in 2022 by Russian-American under criminal investigation

 Trump gag order expanded after he attacks judge’s daughter on social media

 Trump’s stake in Truth Social falls by $1bn after company reveals $58m loss

Trump hush-money trial start date set for 15 April as judge refuses call for delay

Judge imposes gag order in upcoming hush-money trial

Trump lawyers say he can’t post bond covering $454m

Majority of Americans reject immunity claim, including half of Republicans

Judge denies Trump’s request to throw out classified documents case

Company that paid FBI informant tied to Trump associates in Dubai, records reveal

 BBC.com: NYC jury in Trump's first criminal trial to remain anonymous

Trump ordered to pay $382,000 after losing UK lawsuit over Steele dossier

Judge denies request to delay $83.3m E Jean Carroll payment

 Former Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg pleads guilty to perjury

 E Jean Carroll says Trump has no legal basis to delay paying $83.3m judgment

 Trump again presses for delay of classified documents trial until 2025

 Liz Cheney: supreme court delay will deny voters ‘crucial evidence’ on Trump

Judge denies Trump’s request to access secret filing in Mar-a-Lago case

US supreme court agrees to hear Trump immunity claim

Appeals judge denies Trump request to pay $100m of $454m judgment

New York prosecutors request Trump gag order ahead of hush-money trial

Trump’s trial calendar becomes clearer – as do his delay tactics

Trump, the ‘law-and-order’ candidate, is an adjudicated fraudster

 ‘A lack of contrition that borders on pathological’

Donald Trump ordered to pay over $350m in New York financial fraud case-Trump banned from leading his company – or any company based in New York – for three years, saving him from a permanent ban. Trump’s sons, Eric and Don Jr, were banned from running the company for two years.

Judge sets March date for Trump’s Stormy Daniels hush-money trial-Jury selection to begin on 25 March after New York judge denies motion to dismiss case involving payment to adult film star

Malaria drug Trump touted as Covid cure increased chance of death – study-Study calculated that there was an 11% increase in mortality associated with cases involving the use of hydroxychloroquine

Hearings in two Trump non-federal criminal trials take place

 Supreme Court Justices gather to hear arguments over whether the former president is eligible for public office because he engaged in an insurrection on January 6

 ‘We were a voice in the wilderness’: the groups fighting to keep Trump off the ballot

Trump is not immune from prosecution in 2020 election interference case, court rules-Panel rejects Trump’s arguments he cannot be prosecuted for efforts to overturn results because it involved actions he took while president

 ‘The threat isn’t over’: the expert arguing to the supreme court Trump is an insurrectionist -Jill Habig has filed an amicus brief saying the 14th amendment applies to Trump – and the brief gives the court’s originalists a taste of their own medicine

US historians sign brief to support Colorado’s removal of Trump from ballot-Twenty-five civil war and Reconstruction scholars support invoking 14th amendment to bar Trump from ballot over January 6

Donald Trump ordered to pay E Jean Carroll $83.3m in defamation trial

DeSantis sinks Florida Republican’s plan to help pay Trump’s legal bill

Court rejects Trump’s request to reconsider appeal against gag order in election interference case

Judge threatens Trump with being kicked out of E Jean Carroll defamation trial for loud complaints

Judges skeptical of Trump’s presidential immunity arguments in election interference case

 Trump should pay $370m for financial fraud, says New York attorney general

Colorado supreme court disqualifies Trump from state’s 2024 ballot

Appeals court rejects Mark Meadows’ bid to move Georgia elections case

Special counsel Jack Smith made a gutsy, momentous decision in his prosecution of Donald Trump

Special counsel to disclose Trump’s phone data at election interference trial-Filing suggests experts could connect former president’s tweets with the movements of January 6 rioters who stormed the Capitol

Appeals court largely upholds Trump gag order in election interference case-Federal court rules Trump free to speak about special counsel Jack Smith but maintains other restrictions

Trump’s presidential immunity claim in E Jean Carroll defamation suit rejected

Rudy Giuliani ordered to pay $148.1m in damages for lies about election workers-Ruby Freeman and Shaye Moss, from Atlanta, received threats after Trump ally falsely accused them of trying to steal election

Trump attacks wife of New York judge after gag order reinstated by court

Georgia prosecutors oppose plea deals for Trump, Meadows and Giuliani

Colorado judge says Trump ‘engaged in insurrection’ but keeps him on ballot

US courts hear efforts to remove Trump from 2024 ballot – will they work?

Judge in New York fraud trial extends gag order to Trump’s legal team

Michael Cohen tells court Trump tasked him with raising asset values by ‘whatever number Mr Trump told us’

Hearing sheds light on how Mar-a-Lago worker implicated Trump and valet

Trump request to halt New York fraud trial rejected by appeals court

Trump given seven days to submit list of firms that will lose New York business licenses

Judge issues gag order after Trump’s comments on court clerk in civil trial

The art of the fraudulent deal? Trump Organization trial set to begin

Trump ally is first to plead guilty in Georgia elections case

Donald Trump committed fraud as he built his real estate empire, New York judge rules

 Fact-checking Trump's 'Meet the Press' interview

 

 
 

Latest E Jean Carroll lawsuit against Trump limited to damages in victory for writer

State election officials prepare for efforts to disqualify Trump under 14th Amendment

Trump ‘shakes up legal team’ ahead of surrender at Fulton county jail –

Donald Trump case tracker: where does each investigation stand?

Trump vows to appeal after judge sets March 2024 trial date

 Judge rules against Rudy Giuliani in Georgia election workers’ defamation suit – as it happened -Trump’s former attorney ordered to pay attorneys’ fees of $89,172.50 for Ruby Freeman and Shaye Moss

Georgia steps up investigation into threats against Trump grand jurors

Why is Trump desperate to move the Georgia trial to federal court?

Mar-a-Lago witness ‘retracted false testimony’ to implicate Trump -Claim that employee of ex-president flipped made in court filing by prosecutors in classified documents case

Former top Trump aide says he was unaware of document declassification – report

Donald Trump pleads not guilty to four charges over efforts to overturn 2020 election

Trump supporters post names and addresses of Georgia grand jurors online

Texas woman accused of threatening to kill judge overseeing Trump election case and a congresswoman

 Georgia indictment lays out Trump election plot in all its shocking detail

 What is Trump charged with in Georgia and what is the case about?
 
Prosecutors charge Donald Trump and 18 others with election interference crimes – as it happened
 
Trump pleads not guilty to new charges in classified documents case – as it happened
 
Justice department says ‘no basis’ to delay Trump’s classified documents trial
 
Donald Trump to face trial in mid-August over classified documents charges
 
Trump faces more charges in classified documents case with second aide