NEW YORK: Donald Trump has requested a mistrial in a civil case in which writer E. Jean Carroll committed a crime. rape And libelclaiming that the judge issued a series of unfair and unfair sentences against him. In an 18-page letter filed Monday in Manhattan federal court, Trump attorney Joe Tacopina accused US District Judge Louis Kaplan of bias against the former US president. He said the impact of Kaplan’s rulings “shows a deeper slant towards one party over the other”, including in comments where the judge “expresses an explicit expression of favoritism”.
If a mistrial is not awarded, Tacupina said, Kaplan should correct the record and give him more latitude in Carroll’s testing. Lawyers for Carroll did not respond to requests for comment. Carroll, 79, has accused Trump, 76, of raping her in the dressing room of a Bergdorf Goodman store in late 1995 or early 1996, and then undermining her credibility and career by lying about it. Connected. trump He constantly maintained that the rape never happened. The trial is expected to resume on Monday, with Carroll facing a second day of cross-examination by Tacubina.


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