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Lawyers Sanctioned for Attempts to Overturn Election Results

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, sanctions were imposed on various lawyers who brought a frivolous case seeking to decertify the 2020 presidential election results in Michigan. The lawyers — including pro-Trump lawyers Sidney Powell and L. Lin Wood — face monetary sanctions, mandatory legal education and possible disbarment in other jurisdictions due to their far-fetched attempts to overturn the votes of more than 5.4 million Michiganders who voted in the 2020 election.

Michigan Certifies Biden as Winner

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Michigan State Board of Canvassers voted to certify the statewide general election results in Michigan 3-0, declaring Joe Biden the official winner of the state. Norman Shinkle, a Republican-appointed member of the board, abstained from the vote.

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