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A federal judge has tossed out a lawsuit brought by the Democratic National Committee against a laundry list of defendants they blamed for a conspiracy to 'steal' the 2016 US election from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
Defendants included the Russian Federation, the Trump Campaign, Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, George Papadopoulos, Richard Gates, Roger Stone, Joseph Mifsud, WikiLeaks, Julian Assange and several Russians.
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In his Tuesday afternoon order, judge John G. Koeltl of the Southern District of New York ruled that the DNC's arguments were "either moot or without merit."
Following the April release of the Mueller report, lawyers for most of the defendants asked the court to penalize the DNC for alleging a conspiracy between the Trump campaign and Russia - arguing that Mueller's findings revealed the "doomed effort to prove a...
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