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After conviction
Rudy Giuliani recordsdata for chapter

Rudy Giuliani has to pay almost $150 million in damages to two former election workers.  Photo: Jose Luis Magana/AP/dp

Rudy Giuliani has to pay virtually $150 million in damages to 2 former election employees. photograph

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Things should not going nicely for the 79-year-old ally of former US President Trump. First Rudy Giuliani is sentenced to pay damages, now the subsequent low follows.

Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani, who should pay virtually $150 million in damages for defaming two former election employees, has filed for chapter. This emerges from a courtroom doc printed on Thursday. The 79-year-old ally of former President Donald Trump was sentenced to the damages final week as a result of he falsely claimed after the 2020 presidential election that aides had thrown away poll papers for Trump and counted pretend papers for Democrat Joe Biden.

The two election employees Ruby Freeman and Shaye Moss within the state of Georgia, who’re mom and daughter, sued. Both girls acquired nationwide consideration final 12 months once they testified earlier than the Congressional Committee investigating the Capitol assault. People threatened her and wished her demise, Moss stated. The two girls, who’re black, accused Giuliani of his claims destroying their reputations and resulting in quite a few threats, together with racist ones, in opposition to them. A jury in Washington discovered them proper.