Contempt

Judge Denies Trump’s Request To Lift Contempt Order, Will Have To Pay $10,000 Per Day Despite New Affidavit Swearing He Can’t Find Subpoenaed Docs

Earlier this week New York Judge Arthur Engoron held Donald Trump in contempt and ordered a fine of $10,000 per day that he refuses to turn over documents to New York Attorney General Letitia James. During a hearing on Monday, the judge considered James’ contempt request. “Mr. Trump, I know you take your business seriously,…

January 6 Committee Votes to Hold Mark Meadows in Contempt of Congress

Then-White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows speaks to reporters following a television interview, outside the White House in Washington, D.C., October 21, 2020.(Al Drago/Reuters) The House Select Committee on the January 6 Capitol riot recommended that former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows be held in criminal contempt of Congress, over his refusal…

Jan. 6 panel set to vote on holding Meadows in contempt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection is set to recommend contempt charges against former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Monday as lawmakers are releasing new details about thousands of emails and texts he has handed over to the committee. In laying out the case for the…

Trump ally Bannon taken into custody on contempt charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, a longtime ally of former President Donald Trump, surrendered to federal authorities on Monday to face contempt charges after defying a subpoena from a House committee investigating January’s insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. Bannon was taken into custody Monday morning and is expected to appear in court later in the…

House Votes to Hold Steve Bannon in Contempt for Defying January 6 Committee Subpoena

Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon exits the Manhattan Federal Court in the New York City, August 20, 2020. (Andrew Kelly/Reuters) The House of Representatives voted to hold former Trump adviser Steve Bannon in criminal contempt of Congress on Thursday, a week after Bannon defied a subpoena by the select committee on the January…

Hold Steve Bannon in Contempt

Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon exits the Manhattan Federal Court in the New York City, August 20, 2020. (Andrew Kelly/Reuters) The House select committee on the January 6 Capitol riot voted in favor of holding former Trump adviser Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress for defying a committee subpoena. The committee voted 9–0…

U.K. Parliament Holds Joe Biden In Contempt: “Catastrophic, Shameful”

MPs and peers unite to condemn ‘dishonour’ of US president’s withdrawal and his criticism of Afghan troops left behind to face Taliban Last week, Members of the United Kingdom’s Parliament held the President of the United States in Contempt for his catastrophically failed withdrawal from Afghanistan and his criticism of Afghani troops. The Telegraph reports…

Former Obama AG Eric Holder, Held In Contempt of Congress Charge, Again Ignores Constitution and Says DOJ Should Stop 2020 Election Audit of Maricopa County

A crook who gets away with crimes is more likely to commit more crimes.  This is human nature and this is Eric Holder.  Obama’s first US Attorney General was arguably the most corrupt AG in US history.  He was the only AG ever held in contempt of Congress charges.  This was for refusing to address…

Soros Backed Sheriff Penzone and the Maricopa County Board Wouldn’t Turn Over Router Data to AZ Senate Audit – He’s Now Likely Facing Contempt Charges In Another Case

Soros backed Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone begged the Arizona Senate to end their audit of the 2020 Election in Maricopa County.  Now it looks like he will soon be charged with contempt in a different case where he has delayed providing data to the court.  We’ve recently reported on the Sheriff of Maricopa County…