WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The campaign team for incumbent US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced that it has ended the Michigan court case to challenge the certification of the November 3 presidential election results , won by Joe Biden.
In a complaint filed on November 11, Donald Trump’s team wanted the results not to be certified until the legality of the votes was verified.
“This morning we are withdrawing our lawsuit in Michigan, a direct result of the remedy we wanted: to prevent the Wayne County election from being prematurely certified before residents can be assured any legal votes have been taken. count and that any illegal vote has not been counted, “Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani said in a statement.
A press conference with lawyers for the current White House tenant is scheduled for 17:00 GMT.
Donald Trump’s refusal to admit Joe Biden’s victory prevents the implementation of a smooth transition to a new administration.
(Doina Chiacu; French version Claude Chendjou, edited by Jean-Michel Bélot)