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James O'Keefe, President, Project Veritas, addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference being held in the Hyatt Regency on February 26, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Project Veritas prevailed in a Motion to Dismiss brought by New York Times in a defamation lawsuit resulting from the Times’ reporting on a piece Veritas released on ballot harvesting and Ilhan Omar’s campaign in Minnesota
New York Times Loses Motion to Dismiss in Libel Suit On Project Veritas Ilhan Omar Ballot Harvesting Report
The New York Times has lost a motion to dismiss in a defamation lawsuit brought by investigative journalist team Project Veritas over mischaracterizations of a September 2020 report about ballot harvesting in Minnesota’s Somali community...
A sign posted at the entrance of George Floyd Square.
Crime Escalates Around George Floyd Square ‘Autonomous Zone’ as Derek Chauvin Trial Begins
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.— A two-block radius known as the “George Floyd Square” surrounding the intersection of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue in Minneapolis has been barricaded since shortly after the May 25, 2020 death of George Floyd.   ...
Fencing surrounds the trial venue, Hennepin County Government Center, in preparation of the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd
Derek Chauvin Trial Begins as Minneapolis Braces for Potential Civil Unrest, Rioting
Minnesota state and local law enforcement officials began preparing efforts to mitigate the impact of potential civil unrest during the upcoming and highly-charged Derek Chauvin trial last July under a plan dubbed Operation Safety Net. ...