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Fri Jun 21, 2024, 08:52 PM Jun 21

Nevada judge tosses 2020 "fake electors" case [View all]

Nevada judge Mary Kay Holthus threw out the state’s case against six Republicans who attempted to subvert the will of Nevada voters and elect Donald Trump by presenting themselves as fake electors in 2020.

Per the New York Times, Holthus told state prosecutors that they filed their case in the wrong venue, an assertion that Nevada Attorney General Aaron D. Ford disputed.

“We disagree with the judge’s decision and will be appealing immediately,” spokesperson John Sadler told the Times.

A Nevada grand jury indicted the six Republicans, including Nevada GOP Chairman Michael McDonald, last December for their plot to serve as fake electors, accusing them of tampering with and submitting official documents. .................(more)


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