Judge reinstates Trump gag order in election subversion case

Posted on AllSides October 30th, 2023
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A federal judge has reinstated a limited gag order on former President Donald Trump in his 2020 presidential election subversion case.

It prevents him from criticising court staff, prosecutors and possible witnesses between now and his trial.

Judge Tanya Chutkan had temporarily lifted the order earlier this month so his lawyers could appeal but reinstated it on Sunday.

An hour after the news emerged, Mr Trump called the judge "Trump hating".

The gag order "will put me at a disadvantage against my prosecutorial and political opponents", he said in a...

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