Representative Eric Swalwell, one of the council’s impeachment managers, filed a lawsuit against former President Trump, saying he would be financially responsible for the devastation on Jan. 6 when Trump supporters stormed the City Hall.
On Friday, California Democrats filed a 65-page lawsuit in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., against Trump, his son, Donald Trump Jr., lawyer Rudy. Giuliani and GOP agent Mo Brooks accused them of inciting the Jan. 6 riots and urging them to take charge in court for the suffering that followed.
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“The defendants gathered, harassed and incited the mob and therefore was entirely responsible for the injury and destruction that followed,” Swalwell said in a statement on the lawsuit.
Swalwell’s lawsuit alleges nine counts against Trump and others ranging from conspiracy to civil rights abuses to intentional emotional distress on Swalwell.
The lawsuit did not specify the amount and punitive damages Swalwell was seeking.He was calling for a jury trial.
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Trump’s senior adviser Jason Miller tore Swalwell in a Fox News statement to the Congressman’s relationship with an alleged Chinese spy known as Fang Fang or Christine Fang, an outdoor government official warning Swalwell of Fang’s activities over the year. 2015 at the first report on the prevention of Axios.
“Eric Swalwell is a low-key, unreliable man who is caught” dating “with Chinese spy Fang-Fang and making a nasty voice on country television,” Miller. Said Now, after a miserable failure with two impeachment scams, ‘Mr. Fang-Fang’ is bidding on his Chinese boss and attacking our greatest president with another witch hunt. The trespassed congresswoman, Swalwell, is still seated. On the House Intelligence Committee “
Svalwell was on a team of Democrats who filed a lawsuit against Trump earlier this year for inciting an uprising. Trump is out of the Senate.
Trump’s legal team argued that the former president’s comments at a rally before the January 6 violence did not spur the riots and Trump called on supporters of the march. “Peaceful and patriotic” to government agencies.
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Swalwell was not the first member of Congress to sue Trump for the Jan. 6 riots.Represent Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Filed a lawsuit in February accusing Trump of inciting violence that had prevented Congress from taking action. Certificate of Winning President Biden’s Electoral College
“His joyful support of violent white activists has led to violations of government agencies that have put the lives of me and my colleagues in grave danger,” Thompson said last month. Last in filing