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Trump lawyer presses argument for presidential immunity in defamation case

An attorney for President Trump asked a New York state judge Tuesday to set aside a suit brought by a woman who claims Trump groped her a decade ago, saying that a trial in state court would improperly interfere with his duties as chief executive. Judge Jennifer Schecter heard arguments from Trump’s...
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