Alina Habba, attorney for former President Donald Trump, blasted U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan for not allowing her client any defense in front of the New York jury deciding whether or not Trump defamed E. Jean Carroll over her allegations of rape.
“We were stripped of every defense, every single defense before we walked in there, and I am proud to stand with President Trump because he showed up, he stood up, he took the stand, and he faced this judge,” Habba said.
Trump attorney after jury decides he must pay E. Jean Carroll over $80 million: “We are in a New York jury and that is why we are seeing these witch hunts … I am so proud to stand with President Trump.” pic.twitter.com/8B08xiJqby
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A nine-person jury found