A number of federal and state investigations are ongoing relating to the Jan. 6, 2021, assault on the US Capitol, his efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election, his dealing with of confidential paperwork and his household enterprise. Civil lawsuits accusing Trump of defamation and spurring on US Capitol rioters additionally stay on the docket.
Except for the the investigation into Trump’s dealing with of White Home paperwork, right here’s a listing of different notable investigations and lawsuits he’s dealing with:
Jan. 6 and overturning the election: Home choose committee and Justice Division
The Home choose committee investigating the US Capitol assault has uncovered dramatic proof of Trump’s actions earlier than and on Jan. 6, particularly efforts to make use of the levers of presidency to overturn the election.
The Justice Division is watching —and has an investigation of its personal — so whereas there’s an impressive query if the committee will suggest any costs for DOJ, it’s not a requirement for the feds to behave if the committee does make a referral.
2020 election: Efforts to overturn Georgia outcomes
Fulton County, Georgia, District Legal professional Fani Willis is overseeing a particular grand jury investigating what Trump or his allies might have performed of their efforts to overturn President Joe Biden’s victory in Georgia.
Willis, a Democrat, has knowledgeable all 16 of the people who signed an “unofficial electoral certificates,” which was finally despatched to the Nationwide Archives in late 2020, that they might be indicted within the probe.
Trump Group: New York Legal professional Basic prison and civil investigation
Trump this week took the Fifth at his deposition in New York Legal professional Basic Letitia James’ investigation of his namesake enterprise in response to a whole lot of questions.
The investigation is nearing the top and James’ workplace stated it wanted to query the Trump household to find out who had accountability for the monetary statements on the middle of the investigation. Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka Trump additionally just lately had been deposed and did reply questions. Eric Trump was questioned in 2020 and declined to reply greater than 500 questions.