Hunter Biden
Follow the latest Hunter Biden news, videos, and analysis from ABC News.
May 22, 2024 at 8:43 PM

Special counsel plans to use infamous laptop as evidence in Hunter Biden's gun trial

Prosecutors say they plan to use Hunter Biden's infamous laptop as evidence in his upcoming firearm trial, while a judge has delayed his tax trial until September.
May 22, 2024 at 8:43 PM
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, speaks during a news conference outside the Capitol, Dec. 13, 2023, in Washington.
May 21, 2024 at 9:28 PM

Prosecutor in Hunter Biden case plans to call ex-wife, brother's widow as witnesses

In court papers filed ahead of a June 3 trial, the special counsel suggested they would call multiple women who had relationships with Hunter Biden to testify.
May 21, 2024 at 9:28 PM
Hunter Biden attends the House Oversight and Accountability Committee markup titled "Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Robert Hunter Biden In Contempt Of Congress," Jan. 10, 2024.
May 20, 2024 at 5:06 PM

Hunter Biden presses for delay in federal gun trial

Hunter Biden is pressing for a delay in his federal gun case, asking an appeals court to pause the Delaware trial set to begin next month
May 20, 2024 at 5:06 PM
FILE - Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, speaks during a news conference outside the Capitol, Dec. 13, 2023, in Washington. Hunter Biden is pushing for a delay in his federal gun trial, asking an appeals court to pause the Delaware trial set to begin next month. Defense attorneys argued Monday, May 20, 2024, there isn't an urgent need to start the trial on June 3, shortly before the scheduled start of another trial on tax charges in California. (AP Photo/Mariam Zuhaib, File)
May 9, 2024 at 5:52 PM

Judge rejects Hunter Biden's appeal on gun charges, paving way for trial in June

A federal appeals court has rejected Hunter Biden's effort to throw out gun charges against him, paving the way for a trial to begin next month.
May 9, 2024 at 5:52 PM
Hunter Biden attends the House Oversight and Accountability Committee markup titled "Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Robert Hunter Biden In Contempt Of Congress," Jan. 10, 2024.
April 30, 2024 at 12:01 PM

Hunter Biden threatens to sue Fox News for airing 'revenge porn'

Hunter Biden is threatening to sue Fox News for violating "revenge porn" laws and publishing since-discredited bribery allegations to "paint him in a false light."
April 30, 2024 at 12:01 PM
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, listens as his attorney Abbe Lowell makes a statement to the press following a closed-door deposition before the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability, and House Judiciary Committee in the O'Neill House Office Building on February 28, 2024 in Washington, DC.
1 month ago

Legal setback for Hunter Biden

A federal judge has denied Hunter Biden's attempts to dismiss three federal gun charges. This means the case will likely proceed to trial in June.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Legal setback for Hunter Biden
1 month ago

Judge denies Hunter Biden's attempt to dismiss federal gun charges

A judge has denied attempts by President Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden to dismiss three federal gun charges, all but ensuring a trial will move forward this summer.
1 month ago
In this April 18, 2022, file photo, Hunter Biden, the son of President Joe Biden, speaks to guests during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, D.C.
2 months ago

Timeline: Hunter Biden under legal, political scrutiny

Here's a timeline of legal and political scrutiny President Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden has faced during a yearslong probe into his personal and professional life.
2 months ago
Hunter Biden departs federal court after a plea hearing on two misdemeanor charges of willfully failing to pay income taxes in Wilmington, Del., July 26, 2023.
2 months ago

Judge denies all 8 of Hunter Biden's motions to dismiss his tax indictment

A judge has denied all eight of Hunter Biden's motions to dismiss his nine-count tax indictment in California, paving the way for a June 20 trial.
2 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of US President Joe Biden, center, with attorneys Kevin Morris, left, and Abbe Lowell, right, during a House Oversight Committee markup on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US, on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2024. The House Judiciary and Oversight committees are expected to recommend that the president's son be held in criminal contempt of Congress for refusing to comply with a subpoena in the ongoing impeachment inquiry into his father, President Joe Biden. Photographer: Graeme Sloan/Bloomberg via Getty Images
2 months ago

Judge to rule by April 17 on defense motions in Hunter Biden tax case

The judge overseeing Hunter Biden's tax case in California heard several motions to dismiss the charges, and said afterward that he would issue rulings by April 17.
2 months ago
In this Jan. 10, 2024 file photo, Hunter Biden is seen at a House Oversight Committee markup and meeting on Capitol Hill, in Washington.
2 months ago

Hunter Biden's attorneys look to have tax charges dismissed

Biden's attorneys claim the charges are politically motivated.
2 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden's attorneys look to have tax charges dismissed
2 months ago

Republicans call for President Biden to testify in House impeachment inquiry

Tony Bobulinski and Jason Galanis, both former associates of Hunter Biden, testified during the hearing Wednesday.
2 months ago
House Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer adjusts his microphone before a House Oversight and Accountability Committee hearing as part of the House of Republicans' impeachment probe into President Joe Biden, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on March 20, 2024.
2 months ago

Judge eyes June 3 trial date for Hunter Biden's gun case

The judge overseeing Hunter Biden's felony gun case in Delaware has tentatively scheduled his trial for June 3.
2 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, departs federal court in Wilmington, Del., July 26, 2023.
2 months ago

After closed-door testimony, Hunter Biden declines GOP invite to testify in public

Hunter Biden declined an invitation to testify in public in the GOP's impeachment inquiry -- but said he'd attend a similar hearing if a member of the Trump family would.
2 months ago
Hunter Biden listens as his attorney Abbe Lowell makes a statement to the press in the O'Neill House Office Building, Feb. 28, 2024, in Washington.
2 months ago

'House of cards': Special counsel slams Hunter Biden's effort to dismiss tax charges

Special counsel David Weiss filed his rebuttal to Hunter Biden’s efforts to have nine tax-related charges dismissed, slamming his arguments as "shapeshifting claims."
2 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, talks to reporters at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, Dec. 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
3 months ago

Comer invites Hunter Biden to return to Capitol Hill for public hearing

A week after Hunter Biden testified in a closed-door proceeding on Capitol Hill, Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer has invited him to return for a public hearing.
3 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, listens as his attorney makes a statement to the press following a closed-door deposition before the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability, and House Judiciary Committee in the O'Neill House Office Building, on February 28, 2024, in Washington, D.C.
3 months ago

Hunter Biden addressed numerous allegations under questioning, transcript shows

A measured and defiant Hunter Biden responded to numerous allegations he faced under questioning by Republican lawmakers Wednesday, according to a transcript.
3 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, leaves after a closed door interview as part of the Republican-led House of Representatives impeachment inquiry at the O'Neill House Office Building, in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 28, 2024.
3 months ago

Hunter Biden testimony transcript released

ABC News justice reporter Jack Date gives analysis of the most important points of the testimony and what it could mean for President Joe Biden.
3 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden testimony transcript released
3 months ago

Defiant Hunter Biden testifies behind closed doors in GOP impeachment inquiry

Republican Rep. James Comer said a public hearing might be necessary.
3 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, arrives for a closed-door deposition with the House Oversight and Judiciary committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 28, 2024.
3 months ago

Hunter Biden interview marks pivotal moment for GOP-led impeachment inquiry

Members of the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees will interview President Joe Biden's son on Wednesday during a closed-door session on Capitol Hill.
3 months ago
Members of the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees will interview President Joe Biden's son on Wednesday during a closed-door session on Capitol Hill.
3 months ago

Hunter Biden arrives on Capitol Hill for closed-door deposition

Hunter Biden is on Capitol Hill meeting with the Republican-led House Oversight and Judiciary committees. He is expected to deny his father was involved in his overseas business deals.
3 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden arrives on Capitol Hill for closed-door deposition
3 months ago

Hunter Biden interview marks pivotal moment for GOP-led impeachment inquiry

The president’s son faces lawmakers on Wednesday behind closed doors.
3 months ago
Hunter Biden arrives for a closed-door deposition with the House Oversight and Judiciary committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, February 28, 2024.
3 months ago

Ex-FBI informant Alexander Smirnov, accused of lying about Bidens, pleads not guilty

Alexander Smirnov, the former FBI informant charged with lying to the bureau about the Biden family, was remanded to custody Monday after pleading not guilty.
3 months ago
Hunter Biden in Rayburn Building on Jan. 10, 2024.
3 months ago

Hunter Biden informant re-arrested days after released by court: Special counsel

Alexander Smirnov, the former FBI informant at the center of the Hunter Biden probe, was re-arrested Thursday, the special counsel's office said.
3 months ago
In this Jan. 10, 2024, file photo, Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, departs a House Oversight Committee meeting at Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
3 months ago

Biden critic tells House panel Joe Biden was 'enabler' of son's overseas business

A onetime associate of Hunter Biden who is now a critic of the Biden family testified Tuesday that Joe Biden was "an enabler" of his family's overseas business schemes.
3 months ago
In this April 10, 2023, file photo, President Joe Biden and his son, Hunter Biden, attend an event in Washington, D.C.
3 months ago

Hunter Biden informant charged with lying had high-level Russian contacts: Docs

Special Counsel David Weiss filed felony false statement and obstruction charges against Alexander Smirnov last week.
3 months ago
FILE PHOTO: Hunter Biden, son of U.S. President Joe Biden, makes a surprise appearance at a House Oversight Committee markup and meeting to vote on whether to hold Biden in contempt of Congress for failing to respond to a request to testify to the House, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 10, 2024.
3 months ago

FBI informant linked to Russian intelligence

The former FBI informant accused of making false bribery claims about President Biden and his son Hunter has been released on bond. ABC News’ Perry Russom reports.
3 months ago
VIDEO: FBI informant linked to Russian intelligence
3 months ago

Attorneys for Hunter Biden file motions to dismiss tax charges in California

Attorneys for Hunter Biden filed motions to dismiss his nine tax-related charges in California on Tuesday.
3 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of US President Joe Biden, center, with attorneys Kevin Morris, left, and Abbe Lowell, right, during a House Oversight Committee markup on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, US, on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2024. The House Judiciary and Oversight committees are expected to recommend that the president's son be held in criminal contempt of Congress for refusing to comply with a subpoena in the ongoing impeachment inquiry into his father, President Joe Biden. Photographer: Graeme Sloan/Bloomberg via Getty Images
3 months ago

Former FBI source charged in Hunter Biden probe

Special counsel David Weiss has indicted FBI confidential informant Alexander Smirnov, charging him with making false statements and obstruction of justice.
3 months ago
VIDEO: Former FBI source charged in Hunter Biden probe
3 months ago

FBI informant charged in Hunter Biden probe

Special counsel David Weiss charged an FBI confidential source who provided derogatory information about President Joe Biden and his son Hunter with felony false statement and obstruction charges.
3 months ago
VIDEO: FBI informant charged in Hunter Biden probe
3 months ago

FBI source allegedly provided false derogatory info on President Biden, Hunter Biden

Special counsel David Weiss has charged an FBI confidential source who provided derogatory information about President Joe Biden and his son Hunter to the bureau.
3 months ago
In this July 5, 2016, file photo, the FBI seal is seen outside the headquarters building in Washington, D.C.
4 months ago

Hunter Biden associate tells Oversight Committee GOP allegations are 'preposterous'

A Hunter Biden business partner, Eric Schwerin, has told a House panel he's "not aware of any financial transactions" then-VP Joe Biden received from any family business.
4 months ago
In this July 26, 2023, file photo, Hunter Biden departs federal court in Wilmington, Del.
4 months ago

President Biden 'never involved' in son's business dealings: Hunter Biden associate

Rob Walker, Hunter Biden's business associated, said that Joe Biden "was never involved" in his son's business dealings, according to a statement obtained by ABC News.
4 months ago
Hunter Biden attends the House Oversight and Accountability Committee markup titled "Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Robert Hunter Biden In Contempt Of Congress," Jan. 10, 2024.
4 months ago

Kevin Morris, key ally of Hunter Biden, accuses House GOP of warping his testimony

Kevin Morris, a Hollywood attorney and close confidant of Hunter Biden, is accusing House Republicans of deliberately mischaracterizing his closed-door testimony.
4 months ago
Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden, flanked by Kevin Morris attend a House Oversight Committee meeting, Jan. 10, 2024, in Washington, D.C.
4 months ago

Hunter Biden agrees to deposition with lawmakers after resisting subpoena

Hunter Biden will sit for a deposition with the House Oversight and Judiciary committees on Feb. 28, the committees said in a statement on Thursday
4 months ago
Hunter Biden attends the House Oversight and Accountability Committee markup titled "Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Robert Hunter Biden In Contempt Of Congress," Jan. 10, 2024.
4 months ago

Hunter Biden agrees to sit for deposition

Hunter Biden has agreed to a closed-door deposition with GOP-led House committees leading an impeachment inquiry of President Joe Biden.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden agrees to sit for deposition
4 months ago

DOJ moves to dismiss suit filed by Hunter Biden against IRS over release of tax info

The DOJ is moving to dismiss a lawsuit by Hunter Biden against the IRS over its alleged failure to protect his tax information from disclosure by two whistleblowers.
4 months ago
Hunter Biden attends the House Oversight and Accountability Committee markup titled "Resolution Recommending That The House Of Representatives Find Robert Hunter Biden In Contempt Of Congress," Jan. 10, 2024.
4 months ago

Special counsel rebuts Hunter Biden's attempt to dismiss his felony gun charges

Special counsel David Weiss' office has issued a biting rebuttal to Hunter Biden's attempt to have three felony gun charges against him thrown out.
4 months ago
Hunter Biden, accompanied by his attorney Abbe Lowell, left, leaves a House Oversight Committee hearing as Republicans are taking the first step toward holding him in contempt of Congress, Jan. 10, 2024, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
4 months ago

GOP-led House committees approve contempt resolution against Hunter Biden

Republicans on the House Judiciary and House Oversight committees OK'd a resolution to hold Hunter Biden in contempt for defying a congressional subpoena.
4 months ago
Hunter Biden sits with his attorney Abbe Lowell as he makes a surprise appearance at a House Oversight Committee markup and meeting to vote on whether to hold Biden in contempt of Congress for failing to respond to a request to testify to the House last month, on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 10, 2024.
4 months ago

Hunter Biden pleads not guilty in tax case

The president's son pleaded not guilty to nine felony and misdemeanor tax charges against him in a Los Angeles court.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden pleads not guilty in tax case
4 months ago

Hunter Biden pleads not guilty at arraignment on tax charges

President Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden entered a not guilty plea to 9 felony and misdemeanor tax charges.
4 months ago
Hunter Biden, accompanied by his attorney Abbe Lowell, left, leaves a House Oversight Committee hearing as Republicans are taking the first step toward holding him in contempt of Congress, Jan. 10, 2024, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
4 months ago

Hunter Biden pleads not guilty to federal tax charges

Federal prosecutors allege Hunter Biden of failing to pay $1.4 million in taxes and used the money to fund an extravagant lifestyle.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden pleads not guilty to federal tax charges
4 months ago

Hunter Biden pleads not guilty at arraignment on tax charges

Hunter Biden pleaded not guilty to nine felony and misdemeanor tax evasion charges on Thursday in an appearance in a California courtroom.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden pleads not guilty at arraignment on tax charges
4 months ago

Hunter Biden to be arraigned on federal tax charges in January

Hunter Biden will be arraigned on nine federal tax charges in January.
4 months ago
 Hunter Biden, the son of President Joe Biden, walks from Marine One upon arrival at Fort McNair, June 25, 2023, in Washington.
4 months ago

'What they are doing to Hunter is cruel': Jill Biden

First lady Jill Biden is defending her family amid accusations from Republicans about President Joe Biden and their son, Hunter.
4 months ago
First lady Jill Biden speaks during an event honoring 2023 Praemium Imperiale Laureates in the East Room of the White House on Sept. 12, 2023 in Washington, DC.
4 months ago

Hunter Biden on Capitol Hill

The president’s son surprised lawmakers by appearing at a House hearing where Republicans were preparing to hold him in contempt. ABC’s Andrea Fujii has the details.
4 months ago
VIDEO:  Hunter Biden on Capitol Hill
4 months ago

Hunter Biden makes surprise appearance at House contempt hearing

The Republican-led House Judiciary and Oversight committees voted to approve recommending Hunter Biden be held in contempt of Congress for defying a congressional subpoena.
4 months ago
VIDEO: Hunter Biden makes surprise appearance at House contempt hearing
4 months ago

Hunter Biden appears at hearing as Republicans consider holding him in contempt

The House Oversight Committee will vote on whether to hold Hunter Biden in contempt over his refusal to sit for a closed-door deposition with lawmakers.
4 months ago
The House Oversight Committee will vote on whether to hold Hunter Biden in contempt over his refusal to sit for a closed-door deposition with lawmakers.
4 months ago

Lawmakers debate after Hunter Biden makes surprise appearance at contempt hearing

Hunter Biden has said he would testify only in a public forum and has castigated the Republican-led probe as "illegitimate."
4 months ago
VIDEO: Lawmakers debate resolution after Hunter Biden walks out of contempt hearing
5 months ago

House Republicans recommend Hunter Biden be held in contempt of Congress

Republicans cite Hunter Biden's failure to comply with a subpoena, saying he "violated federal law."
5 months ago
VIDEO: House Republicans recommend Hunter Biden be held in contempt of Congress