‘Fueled by lies,’ Trump charged with seeking to overturn 2020 election

Trump pursued “unlawful means” of subverting the election results and made false statements about results in Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, indictment says.

By: , and - August 1, 2023 6:47 pm
2020 election

Former U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he makes a visit to the Cuban restaurant Versailles after he appeared for his arraignment on June 13, 2023 in Miami, Florida. Trump pleaded not guilty to 37 federal charges including possession of national security documents after leaving office, obstruction, and making false statements. (Photo by Alon Skuy/Getty Images)

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