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Donald Trump Immigration Comments Controversy - June 2015



 
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 2 yrs | Univision slams Donald Trump’s $500m lawsuit as ‘factually false and legally ridiculous’

              A $500 million lawsuit filed by business magnate Donald Trump against Spanish-language TV network Univision is "both factually false and legally ridiculous," Univision spokeswoman Monica Talan says.in an emailed statement. "Our decision to end our business relationship with Mr. Trump was influenced solely by our responsibility to speak up for the community we serve," she said.   


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 2 yrs | Donald Trump files a $500 million lawsuit against Univision - statement

              Business magnate Donald Trump is suing Univision for $500 million after the Spanish-language TV network terminated its contract with the Miss Universe Organization and decided that it would not broadcast the upcoming Miss USA pageant that is scheduled to take place on July 12. "Under the contract, Univision is required to broadcast the pageant live on television in Spanish," the Trump Organization said in a statement, saying that Univision's decision was "in reality, a politically motivated attempt to suppress Mr. Trump's freedom of speech." [full statement attached]   


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 2 yrs | Donald Trump slams NBC as ‘weak and trying to be politically correct,’ stands by comments

              Donald Trump, confirming that he is no longer affiliated with NBC, slammed the network in a statement, calling them "weak" and "trying to be politically correct" for ending their relationship over controversial comments he made. [full statement attached]   


  Chicago, IL        11 UPDATES

 


 2 yrs | Donald Trump stands by comments on immigration - NPR reporter

              Business magnate Donald Trump is standing by his comments on immigration and says they "happen to be correct," responding to Monday's news that NBC has ended its relationship with the business magnate, who is running for president in next year's election. Guardian U.S. reporter Zach Stafford added that Trump first learned of the news when CNN asked for his comment at a press conference in Chicago.   


  Chicago, IL        11 UPDATES

 

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 2 yrs | NBC ends relationship with Donald Trump, won’t air Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants

              "Due to the recent derogatory statements by Donald Trump regarding immigrants, NBCUniversal is ending its business relationship with Mr. Trump," the network said in a statement. The news comes after 218,000 people signed a petition calling for NBC to cut its ties with Trump, who earlier this month referred to some Mexicans as "rapists, drug users and criminals." [statement attached]   


  United States        11 UPDATES

 





 


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