US Supreme Court dismisses Trump’s claim to overturn Presidential election results

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United States Supreme Court dismisses bid by Texas’ attorney general to block the ballot of voters in battleground states that allegedly favoured President-elect Joe Biden.


The dismissal of lawsuit is another major setback for Trump campaign. The Plea was filed by Texas Attorney, a staunch supporter of Trump. He had sought to invalidate the election results of Pennsylvania, Michigan, Georgia and Wisconsin.

Donald Trump’s legal team intensified their campaign to change the results of the elections. Donald Trump reaching out directly to officials.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton had filed the lawsuit on before the Supreme Court against the states of Michigan, Georgia, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, where Biden was declared the winner, arguing that electors from those states should not cast their votes because the states unconstitutionally changed their voting processes to allow for mail-in voting.

Donald Trump repeatedly raising question the legitimacy of Biden’s win, accusing fraud and impropriety in the elections, and seeking recounts in several states, despite election officials in battleground states having already certified the President-elect’s victory in the presidential polls.

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