Trump fined $5,000 for violating gag order in New York civil trial"
A New York judge fined Donald Trump $5,000 for violating a gag order barring the former U.S. president from disparaging court staff during his civil fraud trial, warning of more severe sanctions in case of future transgressions. The gag order was put in place to ensure a fair trial and maintain the integrity of the judicial process.
Trump's violation of the order raises concerns about his respect for legal procedures and the potential impact on the trial. The fine serves as a reminder that even former presidents are not above the rules and obligations of the legal system.