President Donald Trump is facing a new setback in his desperate bid to overturn the US election, as a federal judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by his campaign that sought to throw out millions of votes in Pennsylvania.
US District Court Judge Matthew Brann ruled that Mr Trump’s campaign had failed to demonstrate there had been widespread voting fraud in the 3 November election, which Mr Trump lost to Democrat Joe Biden.
“This Court has been presented with strained legal arguments without merit and speculative accusations,” Mr Brann wrote.
“In the United States of America, this cannot justify the disenfranchisement of a single voter, let alone all the voters of its sixth most populated state”
“Our people, laws, and institutions demand…