Begin typing your search above and press return to search.
proflie-avatar
Login
exit_to_app
Liquor, liquor everywhere!
access_time 25 May 2024 6:03 AM GMT
More support for an independent Palestine
access_time 24 May 2024 12:02 PM GMT
When toxins flow through Periyar once again
access_time 23 May 2024 5:34 AM GMT
Eight years balance sheet of LDF government
access_time 22 May 2024 4:58 AM GMT
Ebrahim Raisi
access_time 21 May 2024 5:20 AM GMT
Chabahar Port
access_time 20 May 2024 4:00 AM GMT
DEEP READ
Schools breeding hatred
access_time 14 Sep 2023 10:37 AM GMT
Ukraine
access_time 16 Aug 2023 5:46 AM GMT
Ramadan: Its essence and lessons
access_time 13 March 2024 9:24 AM GMT
exit_to_app
Homechevron_rightWorldchevron_rightTrump drags CNN to...

Trump drags CNN to court for defamation, seeks $475 million in damages

text_fields
bookmark_border
Trump drags CNN to court for defamation, seeks $475 million in damages
cancel

Washington: Former US President Donald Trump sued CNN on Monday accusing the cable television of using its massive influence to defame him in the minds of its viewers.

The lawsuit filed in a US District Court in Florida sought $475 million in punitive damages from the television channel, news agency AFP reported

The 29-page complaint filed by Trump's lawyers said CNN was "waging a campaign of 'libel and slander' against him" as it "fears" he will run for president in 2024.

Trump accused CNN of involving in concerted effort to tilt the political balance to the Left by tainting him with a series of false and defamatory labels of racist, Russian lackey, insurrectionist and Hitler.

Trump never hesitated to brand CNN and other news outlets including The New York Times as "fake news", while raging against them on social media, according to AFP.

The 76-year-old leader is facing serious legal woes alongside a criminal investigation by the U.S. Justice Department for retaining government records at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida after leaving office in January 2021, according to Reuters.

Show Full Article
TAGS:Donald Trump-CNNTrump-defamation
Next Story