Law & Crime reports:
A federal judge in Washington, D.C. on Friday pilloried a Minnesota attorney who sued former Vice President Mike Pence in an attempt to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election, referring him to the Committee on Grievances for possible disciplinary action.
U.S. District Judge for the District of Columbia James Boasberg, an appointee of Barack Obama, said attorney Erick Kaardal failed to “sufficiently allayed the Court’s concerns regarding potential bad faith” in filing the widely criticized December action that named Pence, Congress, several swing states, and even the Electoral College as defendants.
The lattermost caused quite a stir amid the legal community, as the Electoral College isn’t actually an entity you can sue.
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Judge Orders Pro-Trump Attorney Who Sued Mike Pence to Face Grievance Committee Over ‘Baseless Fraud Allegations and Tenuous Legal Claims’https://t.co/mCJpUa2EYX
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