The Daily Populous

Friday March 31st, 2023 day edition

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He has made it clear that he is willing to destroy the foundation of fair and equal justice for all in order to save his own skin.”.

Trump has called Bragg, the first Black man ever elected Manhattan DA, an “animal” and a “racist,” while urging MAGA followers to “protest!”

Trump warned that “potential death & destruction” could occur if he’s indicted, and called Bragg a “degenerate psychopath.”

Bragg’s office recently received a threatening letter containing white powder and the words: “"ALVIN: I AM GOING TO KILL YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!”.

In Trump’s case, however, he would likely have to violate the order repeatedly before a judge places him in contempt, lawyers said.

“Judges generally give many warnings before holding a litigant in contempt, but it’s not out of the realm of possibility.”.

Yet repeated violations of a gag order could force the judge in his case to make a tough decision about whether to find a former president in contempt, legal experts said. »

Turkey ratifies Finland’s NATO membership

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Initially, Turkey gave its nod for them to become official invitees, but tabled a series of national security demands before ratifying their accession.

Turkey was the sole NATO member that was stalling the Nordic country’s accession following Hungary’s ratification earlier this week.

Following Turkey’s ratification, Finland’s NATO membership will be finalized by the US State Department and the Finnish authorities under the Washington Treaty. »

Trump to surrender in days after being indicted on ‘more than 30 charges’ in Stormy Daniels hush money case

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Donald Trump has been indicted by a New York City grand jury on charges of falsifying business records stemming from payments he made to adult film star Stormy Daniels to prevent her from revealing an affair he had with her before the 2016 election.

Ms Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Gregory Clifford, allegedly received ‘hush money’ payments via Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen (AP).

“It may have been the least impressive sex I’d ever had” Stormy Daniels on her alleged affair with Donald Trump. »

25 Employees Walk Out After Pennsylvania Restaurant Owner Names Drinks ‘The Negro’ And ‘The Caucasian’

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Dozens of employees walked out from a bar and restaurant establishment in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, after the owner created a menu that featured drinks named after racial terms.

Many employees who expressed their frustration on social media said Hoffman wanted them to serve drinks with names such as “The Caucasian” and “The Negro.”.

The post 25 Employees Walk Out After Pennsylvania Restaurant Owner Names Drinks ‘The Negro’ And ‘The Caucasian’ appeared first on Blavity. »

Xi Jinping Says He Is Preparing China for War

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If Xi says he is readying for war, it would be foolish not to take him at his word.

And riffing off a speech that Xi made to Chinse military leaders in October 2022, it made lightly veiled jabs at the United States:.

Xi is now intensifying a decadelong campaign to break key economic and technological dependencies on the U.S.-led democratic world. »