News > Election

Court refuses to halt Apprentice contestant's suit against Trump

4 days ago   |   By Politico

A panel of New York appeals judges has turned down President Donald Trump's request to halt a lawsuit filed by a former Apprentice contestant who claims Trump made unwelcome sexual advances on her and then disputed her account of the interactions. Lawyers for Trump have argued that he should not have to respond to the suit from Summer Zervos because it was brought in state court and allowing the case to proceed could interfere with Trump's presidential duties. However, on Thursday, five judges from the New York Supreme Court appellate division rejected Trump's bid to stay the case while he...
Read more ...

 

Donald Trump's Request to Put Ex-Apprentice's Defamation Lawsuit on Hold Is Rejected

4 days ago   |   By Fortune

President Donald Trump's request to put a former "Apprentice" candidate's defamation lawsuit on hold while he challenges a ruling denying his bid to throw out the case entirely was rejected by a New York appeals court.
Summer Zervos sued Trump last year claiming he defamed her when he said she lied about her claim that he groped and forcibly kissed her. Zervos, who met with Trump in hopes of securing a job after her Apprentice television show appearance in 2005, is one of more than a dozen women who have come forward accusing him of sexual misconduct.
Trump has called the lawsuit...
Read more ...

 

Trump fails to halt 'Apprentice' contestant's defamation lawsuit

4 days ago   |   By Reuters

NEW YORK - A New York state appeals court on Thursday denied U.S. President Donald Trump's bid to halt a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on his reality TV show "The Apprentice" who accused him of making unwanted sexual advances.
Read more ...

 

Trump's bid to dodge Summer Zervos lawsuit denied by judge

Trump's bid to dodge Summer Zervos lawsuit denied by judge

4 days ago   |   By New York Post

A Manhattan appeals panel has rejected President Trump's request to stay a defamation claim filed by a former “Apprentice” contestant while he's in office. “The motion is denied,” five justices from the state's mid-level Appellate Division wrote in a one-page decision released Thursday. The ruling means the case can move forward. In March, a lower...
Read more ...

 

Trump's Bid to Halt Former ‘Apprentice' Candidate's Lawsuit Denied on Appeal

4 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

President Donald Trump's request to put a former “Apprentice” candidate's lawsuit on hold while he challenges a ruling denying his bid to throw out the case was rejected by a New York appeals court.
Read more ...

 

New York Court Says Trump Can't Delay Defamation Lawsuit

4 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

A New York court says former "Apprentice" contestant Summer Zervos can proceed with her defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump, at least for now.
Read more ...

 

NY appeals court rejects Trump bid to halt defamation lawsuit

4 days ago   |   By Reuters

NEW YORK - A New York state appeals court on Thursday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's bid to put on hold a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on his reality TV show "The Apprentice".
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Election      Donald Trump      Briefing      Bloomberg      U.S.      PoliticsNews      Culture      Career  


Two officers - one a groom on his wedding day - killed in 'violent' Maserati...

Two officers - one a groom on his wedding day - killed in 'violent' Maserati crash

"His life was just getting started." Two off-duty officers died in the crash of a rented 2018 Maserati after celebrating at a wedding reception, according to police. Read more ...

Ariana Grande sends love to fans, remembering UK concert attack

Ariana Grande sends love to fans, remembering UK concert attack

Ariana Grande has shared a message with her fans on the anniversary of the bombing at Manchester Arena, which killed 22 people. Read more ...

Incoming NRA chief blames school shootings on 'culture of violence' and Ritalin

Incoming NRA chief blames school shootings on 'culture of violence' and Ritalin

The National Rifle Association's incoming president has linked school shootings and other violence to using medications such as Ritalin. Read more ...

Trump the deal maker facing challenges ahead of North Korea summit

Trump the deal maker facing challenges ahead of North Korea summit

Weeks before his planned North Korea summit, President Donald Trump is staring down a deal maker's worst nightmare: over-promising and under-delivering. Read more ...

School shooting unlikely to bring gun restrictions in Texas

School shooting unlikely to bring gun restrictions in Texas

Guns are so hard-wired into Texas culture that last week's shooting at Santa Fe High School is considered unlikely to result in any significant restrictions on access to weapons. Read more ...

‘Zombie alert for residents': Florida town surprised by city's message...

‘Zombie alert for residents': Florida town surprised by city's message during power outage

When the power went out in Lake Worth early Sunday morning, many residents received a bizarre message from the city. Read more ...

Police make arrest in death of Baltimore County police officer

Police make arrest in death of Baltimore County police officer

A 16-year-old has been arrested in connection with the death of a Baltimore County police officer who was killed Monday afternoon in the Perry Hall, police said. Three others... Read more ...

Sony in $2.3B deal for EMI to become world's biggest music publisher

Sony in $2.3B deal for EMI to become world's biggest music publisher

Sony said on Tuesday it would pay about $2.3 billion to gain control of EMI, becoming the world's largest music publisher in an industry that has found new life on the back of... Read more ...

An egg a day might reduce your risk of heart disease, study says

An egg a day might reduce your risk of heart disease, study says

Eating an egg a day may lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, a study of more than 400,000 adults in China suggests. Read more ...

R. Kelly accused of sexual assault and infecting woman with herpes

R. Kelly accused of sexual assault and infecting woman with herpes

Faith Rodgers alleges she was in a relationship with Kelly for less than a year, during which time he routinely abused her “mentally, sexually and verbally.” Read more ...