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Some of the Lawyers Who Attempted to Overturn the 2020 Election Were Sanctioned in Michigan

Some of the Lawyers Who Attempted to Overturn the 2020 Election Were Sanctioned in MichiganThe legal assault on democracy will be—barely—punished, after all. In 2020, attorneys Sidney Powell and Lin Wood, among others, brought baseless lawsuits against several states accusing them of election fraud in an attempt to overturn the 2020 presidential election results. Today, it was announced that these pro-Trump lawyers have been ordered to pay $175,250.37 in sanctions in Michigan. A federal judge called their actions a “historic and profound abuse of the judicial process.” A federal judge has ordered the lawyers behind the failed “Kraken” election-overturning lawsuit to pay $175,250.37 in sanctions. “This lawsuit represents a historic and profound abuse of the judicial process.” https://t.co/AUUXubBA8N pic.twitter.com/2yZHi3tVye — Brad Heath (@bradheath) December 2, 2021 Until a federal judge in Michigan sanctioned Powell and Wood in August, it seemed unlikely that the lawyers would face any repercussions. But now, the…


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