The Trump campaign has filed a second lawsuit against a media outlet, this time against The Washington Post for libel over its false reporting of Donald Trump plotting with Russia to help him win the 2016 presidential election.

The lawsuit, filed in Washington D.C’s US District Court, accuses The Post of intentionally defaming Trump with a 2019 op-ed written by journalist Greg Sargent claiming that Robert Mueller’s wide-ranging probe found evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.

Mueller’s report found no evidence whatsoever suggesting the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to win the 2016 election.



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