Federal appeals court rejects Trump campaign election fraud lawsuit

The court rejected his campaign’s appeal of a federal lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania that challenged the outcome of the 2020 election in a blistering opinion.
1:52 | 11/28/20

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Transcript for Federal appeals court rejects Trump campaign election fraud lawsuit
President trump suffering yet another stinging legal setback tonight. A federal appeals court tossing out his election challenge in Pennsylvania a judge the president put on the bench delivering the harshly worded opinion. Here's ABC White House correspondent Rachel Scott. Tonight a judge president trump appointed himself. Handing him a searing defeat in Pennsylvania. Even as the president insists the race is not over. You're gonna see things happening over the next week that you that are going to be shocking to people. But after weeks of trying to overturn the results of the election his legal team has come up with nothing no credible evidence what so ever of widespread voter fraud. In Pennsylvania today the federal appeals court ruling his claims have no Mary. It a blistering 21 page opinion judge that bottles because writing calling an election unfair does not make it so. Charges require specific allegations and then proof. We have neither here the judge is rejecting the president's efforts to win in the courts what he couldn't when at the polls. Saying voters not yours choose the president and voters chill Jill Biden. Trump lost the election by more than six million votes still he is refusing to concede. Though he did say he would leave the White House if the Electoral College voted for Biden. It. S. It just. Certainly it will certainly. And unit. We just got joins us now from Washington and Rachel the president's lawyer Jenna Alice says their next step is a Supreme Court what are you hearing now from the biting campaign. When the body instinct telling me tonight at those lawsuits are desperate and their list making it clear it is not change the fact that Joseph Biden won this election and the president elect is moving forward with the transition he is expected to announce members of his economic team next week. Lindsay Rachel Scott thanks so much.

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