A court rejected her appeal against her election defeat. There was no clear and compelling evidence of wrongdoing that affected the November election results, the court ruling said.
Lake, who was backed by former US President Trump, announced an appeal. The former TV presenter for the “Fox News” station tried to raise doubts about the correct election process after the vote. From within her own party, her chances of running for office in the next presidential election are attributed to her.
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