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Federal Court Sanctions MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell for "Frivolous" Legal Claims

Yesterday, a federal district court judge dismissed MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's counterclaims against election machine manufacturers U.S. Dominion and Smartmatic. The counterclaims were filed in the companies' defamation suit against Lindell, who had accused the firms of stealing the 2020 election with rigged election machines. In addition, Judge Nichols imposed sanctions on Lindell, given the "groundless" and "frivolous" nature of his claims. Last fall, Judge Nichols had also denied Lindell's attempt to dismiss the defamation claims.
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‘Groundless’ and ‘Frivolous’: Federal Judge Orders Sanctions Against Mike Lindell and Dismisses the MyPillow CEO’s Counterclaims Against Dominion and Smartmatic

A federal judge appointed by Donald Trump on Thursday dismissed a collection of counterclaims asserted by MyPillow and its Trump-supporting CEO Mike Lindell against voting technology companies US Dominion and Smartmatic. The case originated when, in 2021, Dominion filed defamation lawsuits against Sidney Powell, Rudy Giuliani, and both Lindell and...

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell sanctioned over election suit

A federal judge on Friday sanctioned MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell for what the judge called "frivolous" claims against Smartmatic Corp. Driving the news: "The Court agrees with Smartmatic that Lindell has asserted at least some groundless claims," U.S. District Judge Carl Nichols wrote in the ruling. "In particular, the Court...

‘Frivolous’ Mike Lindell lawsuits against Dominion and Smartmatic tossed out of court

His pillows aren’t the only thing filled with fluff. A federal judge reportedly dismissed MyPillow CEO salesman Mike Lindell’s defamation lawsuits against election technology companies Smartmatic Corp. and Dominion Voting Systems, ruling the cases were “frivolous.” That judge in Washington, D.C., also ordered the conspiracy theory spouting executive to pay some of Smartmatic’s legal fees ...

Here's How Much MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell Is Spending For Trump's Election Fraud Claims

Mike Lindell, the CEO of MyPillow and a known ally of former President Donald Trump, has been spending lavishly as part of an attempt to promote false election fraud claims. Lindell has recently pumped out at least $30 million to retain a group of 70 professionals — including lawyers, cyber consultants and private investigators — who are tasked with proving there was widespread voter fraud during the 2020 presidential election even after authorities found evidence that disproved the claims, The Guardian reported.

Twitter again bans MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell after new account, reports say

May 2 (UPI) -- MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell was banned from Twitter again about four hours after he made a new account over the weekend, according to reports. Lindell, 60, tried to make a comeback on the platform Sunday with the new account @MikeJLindell despite being banned from the platform in January 2021 for spreading misinformation about the 2020 presidential election.