Former President Trump Hit with Two New Lawsuits
The new lawsuits come from police officers attacked by rioters on Jan. 6th.
Former President Trump has been hit with two new lawsuits from police officers attacked by rioters. The two complaints, one filed by a U.S. capitol police officer and another by two members of the DC Metropolitan Police, join six others brought against the former President, the rioters and others for their alleged role in the attack. the latest suits accuse trump of directing assault and battery; aiding and abetting assault and battery; and violating local Washington DC laws that prohibit incitement of riots and disorderly conduct and also bring claims under the Ku Klux Klan act.