E. Jean Carroll seeks to expedite Trump's appeal of verdict from first defamation civil trial

By Bo Beard | May 17, 2024

Carroll's legal team

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E. Jean Carroll's legal team has requested a federal appeals court to hasten Donald Trump's appeal of the judgment from their initial trial. 
 

$5 million

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In the previous trial, a jury awarded Carroll $5 million in damages after holding Trump accountable for defamation and battery in May 2023.