Justice Department appeals, seeking to replace Trump in suit

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There's a new effort by president Donald Trump to avoid legal responsibility in a rape allegation made against him the US justice department has now filed an appeal of a judge's ruling that threw out a request that the United States replace president Donald Trump as a defendant in a defamation lawsuit at issue is an incident in the nineteen nineties in which columnist E. Jean Carroll claims that trump raped her trump denied the allegation in a June nineteenth statement and Carol sued for defamation in response trump claimed that his denial was part of his official actions as president substituting the US four trump would leave taxpayers holding the bag for any payout ordered in the case I'm Oscar wells Gabriel

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