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.

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

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

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

So far, no comment from Giuliani.

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