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Fearing arrest, Trump calls for protest: A look back at hush-money case

The investigation is about how the $130,000 payment was made to Stormy Daniels over her alleged affair with Trump

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Sanika Sarode New Delhi
Former US President Donald Trump asked his supporters to “protest, take our nation back”, after claiming that he might be detained on Tuesday in connection with a six-year-old hush-money case involving adult film actress Stormy Daniels. If accurate, it would be the first time in history that a US president would be charged with a crime.  

The Republican leader has denied all allegations, describing the investigation as a 'witch hunt' operated by a prosecutor working for the Democratic Party with the aim of undermining the 76-year-old’s presidential campaign in 2024. 

The investigation is about how the $130,000 payment was made

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First Published: Mar 21 2023 | 9:12 PM IST

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