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Trump Accuser's Lawsuit Against President Can Proceed

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A New York appeals court ruled Thursday that President Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former Apprentice contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping, the AP reports. A panel of judges on the Supreme Court Appellate Division said in their ruling, in a case...
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Judge deals Trump a blow in defamation case: Sitting presidents can be sued

Judge deals Trump a blow in defamation case: Sitting presidents can be sued

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The former "Apprentice" contestant sued Trump for harassment.
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Court allows defamation suit against Trump to proceed

Court allows defamation suit against Trump to proceed

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A divided New York appeals panel has rejected President Donald Trump's effort to dismiss or stall a lawsuit brought by a former “Apprentice” contestant who claims Trump sexually assaulted her a decade ago. The appellate panel voted, 3-2, to deny Trump's bid to head off the suit from Summer Zervos, who says Trump kissed her, groped her breast and pressed his genitals against her at a Los Angeles hotel in 2007. After Trump denied the claims during the 2016 presidential campaign, Zervos sued him for defamation. Trump's lawyers argued that allowing such a suit to proceed in a state court would...
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The Latest: Trump's team plans to appeal 'Apprentice' ruling

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The Latest on an appeals court ruling on a defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump :
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New York State Court Says a Sitting President Is Not Above the Law in Summer Zervos Case

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NEW YORK - A New York state appeals court on Thursday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's effort to dismiss a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on his television show “The Apprentice” or delay it until after he leaves the White House. In a 3-2 decision in favor of former contestant Summer Zervos, the...
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Appeals court: No immunity from state court lawsuits for Donald Trump

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A New York appeals court on Thursday ruled that President Donald Trump does not have immunity from state court lawsuits, giving the go ahead to a claim by a former "Apprentice" contestant that Trump groped her and then defamed her by calling her a liar.
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Donald Trump is 'Not Above the Law,' Court Rules, Allowing President to Be Sued in State Court Defamation Case

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In the lawsuit, former 'Apprentice' contestant Summer Zervos alleges that Trump “wrongly smeared her” by claiming that her accusations of sexual misconduct against him were lies.
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'Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

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NEW YORK - A New York appeals court ruled Thursday that President Donald Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.
A panel of judges on the Supreme Court Appellate Division said in their ruling, in a case brought by Summer Zervos, that the Supremacy Clause of the U.S. Constitution doesn't require trials in state court to be delayed until the president is out of office.
Citing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling two decades ago in a case involving alleged sexual misconduct by President Bill Clinton, a...
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New York appellate court allows Summer Zervos defamation suit against Trump to proceed

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Zervos, a former “Apprentice” contestant, was among about a dozen women who accused President Trump of sexual misconduct shortly before the 2016 presidential election.
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President Trump 'not above the law,' NY appeals judges rule, ordering Summer Zervos defamation case go forward

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A court has ruled President Trump is not above the law - again. Three mid-level appeals judge wrote Thursday that President Trump is not immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by former "Apprentice" contestant Summer Zervos while he's in the Oval Office. The 3-2 decision by a five-judge panel of...
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‘Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

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NEW YORK - A New York appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former “Apprentice” contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.
A state Supreme Court Appellate Division panel issued its ruling Thursday in a case brought by Summer Zervos.
The decision lets Zervos' suit proceed and increases the prospect that Trump could have to sit for sworn questioning.
Zervos was among over a dozen women who emerged during Trump's 2016 campaign with allegations of sexual misconduct years earlier. He called the women liars.
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'Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

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A New York appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump isn't immune from a defamation lawsuit filed by a former "Apprentice" contestant who accused him of unwanted kissing and groping.
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