Former President Trump’s Defamation Case Takes Surprising Turn with Exclusion of ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape and Accusers

New York City, NY – The defamation case against former President Donald Trump, brought by writer E. Jean Carroll, will not include the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape or the testimony of two other women who accused Trump of abuse. Carroll’s attorney, Roberta Kaplan, made this revelation, stating that she wants the trial to stay focused on Carroll’s specific accusations against Trump. The exclusion of the tape and additional accusers means that Trump’s testimony in the case is likely to happen sooner than expected, possibly on Monday, just one day before the Republican primary in New … Read more

E. Jean Carroll Defamation Trial Approaches Trump’s Testimony: Accusers and ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape Excluded

NEW YORK – A lawyer representing advice columnist E. Jean Carroll, who has accused Donald Trump of sexual abuse, has announced that the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape and testimony from two other women will not be presented to a New York jury considering defamation damages. Attorney Roberta Kaplan stated that this development could potentially pave the way for Trump to testify in court as early as Monday, just one day prior to the New Hampshire primary. The jury is currently deliberating whether Trump should pay more in damages to Carroll than the $5 million that … Read more

Landmark Defamation Trial: Trump’s ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape and Accusers Excluded from New York Jury

New York City, NY – A lawyer representing a writer who has accused former President Donald Trump of sexual abuse in the 1990s and subsequent defamation in 2019 has stated that the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape and the testimonies of two other women will not be presented to a New York jury during the ongoing defamation trial. The attorney, Roberta Kaplan, made the announcement on Saturday, revealing that this decision could potentially result in Trump testifying as early as Monday in Manhattan federal court. This timing aligns with the upcoming New Hampshire primary. The trial … Read more

Donald Trump Faces Defamation Trial Over Sexual Abuse Allegations: Accuser’s Reputation on the Line

NEW YORK—Former President Donald Trump displayed his frustration on Tuesday as the judge in his New York defamation trial informed potential jurors that a previous jury had already determined that he sexually assaulted a columnist in the 1990s. Trump left before opening statements, where the lawyer representing the columnist accused him of using his influential platform to destroy her reputation. Fresh off a political victory in the Iowa caucuses, Trump made a brief detour to a Manhattan courtroom for the penalty phase of a civil defamation lawsuit filed by E. Jean Carroll. Carroll claims that … Read more