• NAACP's Trump insurrection lawsuit expected to add 10 new plaintiffs, including members of Congress, per reports

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement A federal lawsuit targeting former President Donald Trump, his lawyer, and far-right extremists in the aftermath of the July 6 Capital attack is reportedly scoring some new, heavyweight plaintiffs.
    The NAACP's suit alleging Trump, Rudy Giuliani, and members of the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers conspired to incite a riot in an effort to prevent the certification of the 2020 presidential election is expected to add 10 new plaintiffs, including other members of Congress, on Wednesday, according to The New York Times and The Daily Beast.
    Lawyers for the civil rights...
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  • Rep. Gaetz Reportedly Asked Trump For A Preemptive Pardon

    Rep. Gaetz Reportedly Asked Trump For A Preemptive Pardon

    5 days ago - By Forbes

    The staunchly pro-Trump lawmaker, who now faces sexual misconduct allegations, asked for a blanket pardon for himself and other congressional allies of the then-president, the New York Times reported.
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  • Matt Gaetz sought preemptive pardon from Trump before he left office, The New York Times reports

    Matt Gaetz sought preemptive pardon from Trump before he left office, The New York Times reports

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Florida Republican under investigation for alleged human trafficking , sought "blanket pardons" for himself and his political allies before former President Donald Trump left office, The New York Times reported Tuesday .
    The Times, citing two people familiar with the discussions, said Gaetz asked the Trump White House, in its final weeks, to grant him immunity for any crimes for which he might later be convicted.
    As Insider has reported, federal investigators are looking into whether Gaetz violated sex trafficking laws and used campaign funds to...
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