# Trump

Last week
3rd December 2023 - 9th December 2023
Trump returns to civil business fraud trial as spectator as testimony nears end
The former US president denies any wrongdoing.
Last month
November 2023
Donald Trump’s civil fraud trial to continue despite lawyers seeking early end
Trump’s lawyers had asked Judge Arthur Engoron to cut the trial short and issue a verdict clearing him.
Ivanka Trump gives evidence in her father’s New York fraud case
Even-tempered in her testimony Ivanka Trump answered questions about her former role in the family’s Trump Organisation.
Donald Trump admonished for 'non-responsive and repetitive' answers at New York civil trial
The former president and frontrunner for the 2024 Republican nomination has entered the witness box this afternoon.
Judge orders anonymous jury for trial in Donald Trump's defamation suit
The 15 January trial stems from a lawsuit first filed in 2019 in response to comments Trump made about columnist E Jean Carroll.
Donald Trump Jr tells judge he's not involved in financial papers at centre of civil fraud trial
Donald Trump Jr and his brother Eric Trump, who is also expected to testify this week, are both vice presidents of the Trump Organization.
Trump's two adult sons set to take witness stand in civil trial for financial fraud
Both are executive vice presidents of the Trump Organization.
October 2023
Court arguments begin on blocking Trump from presidential ballot in Colorado
A week-long hearing on one lawsuit to ban Trump from the ballot in Colorado got underway today.
Judge fines Donald Trump $5,000 for violating gag order in fraud trial
Judge Arthur Engoron avoided holding Trump in contempt for now, but reserved the right to do so.
Trump's ex-lawyer pleads guilty over efforts to overturn election loss, agrees to testify
Sidney Powell may be called to give evidence against Trump on a later date, as part of her plea.
Trump has narrow gagging order imposed by judge in 2020 election subversion case
The Republican is accused of illegally conspiring to overturn his 2020 election loss to Joe Biden.
UK court hears lawsuit brought by Trump over salacious dossier compiled by ex-MI6 agent
Donald Trump is suing Christopher Steele and the company he founded over the report.
Donald Trump's former finance chief set to testify in civil fraud trial
Allen Weisselberg, 76, was expected to testify about his role in preparing Trump’s annual financial statements.
Donald Trump denies giving Australian businessman US nuclear submarine secrets
Sources told the New York Times that Trump’s disclosures ‘potentially endangered the US nuclear fleet’.
'Be careful what you wish for': Both Republicans and Democrats may live to regret axing speaker
The ousting of speaker Kevin McCarthy is seen as a “big victory” for the hard-right, but at what cost?
Donald Trump condemns ‘disgraceful’ fraud New York trial amid misstated wealth allegations
The former president is accused of deceiving banks, insurers and others for years in financial statements.
This year
Larry Donnelly: Could Elvis’s cousin, a Democrat, be Mississippi’s next governor?
Our columnist looks at Elvis’ cousin who’s running in Mississippi and could prove to be a dark horse.
Criminal cases against Trump show ‘rottenness’ of US political system, Putin says
During his four years in the White House, Donald Trump repeatedly touted having good relations with Vladimir Putin.
Larry Donnelly: Trump is in hot legal water - will there be a tipping point for him?
As Trump pleads not guilty in his subversion case, our columnist looks at whether any of this will affect him in the polls.
Donald Trump pleads not guilty in Georgia election conspiracy case
The former US president is currently facing 13 felony counts including racketeering.
US judge sets trial date of 4 March 2024 for Donald Trump federal case
He is charged with trying to overturn the 2020 presidential election result ahead of the US Capital riot on 6 January 2021.
Trump campaign says it raised over $7 million after sharing mugshot image
The campaign spokesman confirmed the figure, claiming they raised “$4.18m yesterday alone”.
Donald Trump's mugshot released after he surrenders in Georgia election interference case
The former US president spent less than 30 minutes inside Atlanta’s Fulton County Jail before leaving in a motorcade for the airport.
Trump on way to surrender in Georgia on racketeering charges over 2020 election
The 77-year-old former president will be arrested at Atlanta’s notorious Fulton County Jail.
Rudy Giuliani surrenders to authorities over Georgia 2020 election indictment charges
His bail has been set at $150,000, second only to Trump’s $200,000.
Rudy Giuliani expected to turn himself in on Georgia 2020 election indictment charges
Trump is expected to turn himself in at the same Atlanta jail tomorrow.
Donald Trump confirms he will skip Republican presidential primary debates
His spokesman did not clarify whether he plans to boycott every primary debate or just those that have been scheduled.
Larry Donnelly: If we had no Trump or Biden for 2024 - who would the potential candidates be?
Our columnist says despite the expected rerun of the 2020 elections with Biden and Trump, it’s worth asking if there are any alternatives.
Mar-a-Lago property manager pleads not guilty over Trump documents case
Carlos De Oliveira’s arraignment comes a day after Donald Trump was charged in a fourth criminal case.
Trump indicted for racketeering in Georgia over 2020 election interference
The indictment is the culmination of a a two-year investigation into Trump’s attempts to overturn the result in that state.
Another Trump indictment looms as grand jury hears election 2020 case
The case would be the fourth brought against the 77-year-old Republican this year.
Special counsel obtained search warrant for Donald Trump’s Twitter account, court documents show
The details were included in a decision from the federal appeals court in Washington.
Trump says charges against him are 'bulls**t' and will stifle his presidential campaign
Trump was last week indicted for a third time in four months.
Pence may testify as Trump seeks new judge in election conspiracy trial
Chutkan, 61, is one of a dozen judges on the Washington federal district court bench.
Trump asks for new judge in election conspiracy trial
Trump posted: ‘There is no way I can get a fair trial with the judge ‘assigned’ to the ridiculous freedom of speech/fair elections case.
Trump boasts that he needs ‘one more indictment to close out this election’
The former president delivered a speech full of defiance and bluster at a Republican Party dinner in Alabama.
Donald Trump pleads not guilty to new charges in secret documents case
The plea came one day after Trump pleaded not guilty in a federal court in Washington.
Larry Donnelly: This Trump indictment is explosive - it makes for chilling reading
The Boston lawyer and law lecturer says the case against Trump is no joke but neither is the support he continues to receive.
Trump pleads not guilty to election conspiracy charges
The charges relate to the Capitol riot on 6 January 2021.
Donald Trump pleads not guilty to charges he conspired to overturn 2020 election
Trump appeared before a magistrate judge in Washington’s federal courthouse two days after being indicted.