On Friday, Dominion Voting Systems (DVS) brought a $1.3 billion defamation suit against lawyer Sidney Powell for claiming there was rampant fraud in the 2020 election. Since the election, Sidney Powell has filed multiple lawsuits. Her website, Defending the Republic, documents the lawsuits and evidence she and her small team have investigated. It lays out the evidence of fraud and foreign interference in the presidential election, “especially but not exclusively through the Dominion voting machines.” UncoverDC wrote a deep dive into the evidence revealed in her lawsuit in the state of Michigan in early December. Her efforts are separate from those of President Trump’s team of lawyers.
On Friday, Powell said that Dominion’s lawsuit against her is “baseless & filed to harass, intimidate, & to drain our resources as we seek the truth of Dominion Voting Systems’ role in this fraudulent election. We will not be cowed in exercising our 1st Amendment rights or seeking truth.”
#Dominion’s suit against me & https://t.co/owTVHlMyZD is baseless & filed to harass, intimidate, & to drain our resources as we seek the truth of #DominionVotingSystems’ role in this fraudulent election. We will not be cowed in exercising our 1st Amendment rights or seeking truth https://t.co/pquoKq3OPl
— Sidney Powell #Kraken (@SidneyPowell1) January 8, 2021
In December, John Poulos, CEO of Dominion, warned Sidney Powell that the company would bring lawsuits against anyone who sought to defame it. The company filed a lawsuit on Friday in the U.S. District Court in Washington. The lawsuit states that Powell, “acting in concert with allies and media outlets determined to promote a false preconceived narrative about the 2020 election—caused unprecedented harm” when she claimed that “Dominion was crea