By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Rudy Giuliani is being sued for $1.3 billion for his claims of fraud during the 2020 presidential election.

The former New York City mayor is former President Donald Trump‘s personal lawyer.

READ MORE: Police Searching For Man Wanted In Midtown Subway Slashing

The voting machine company Dominion filed the defamation lawsuit against Giuliani Monday morning.

More‘I Want Them To Sue Me’: MyPillow’s Mike Lindell Says Lawsuit From Dominion Would Show Election Was Rigged

Dominion says Giuliani spread baseless claims that the company conspired to flip votes to President Joe Biden.

READ MORE: Suspect Accused Of Making Anti-Semitic Remarks, Spitting On Man In Brooklyn

Giuliani reportedly also said that Dominion had links to communists in Venezuela.

So far, no comment from Giuliani.

More From CBS New York:

MORE NEWS: 2 Wanted In Connection To Queens Robbery

 

CBSNewYork Team