"The ruling also states that the President is entitled to an award of his attorneys' fees against Stormy Daniels", Trump attorney Charles Harder said in a statement to Fox News. Trump's contrary claims are as deceptive as his claims about the inauguration attendance.
Lawyers for Mr Trump have sought to dismiss both lawsuits.
The defamation claim is separate from another lawsuit that Daniels filed against Trump, which is continuing.
Daniels said the man approached her as she was getting her infant daughter out of the vehicle to attend a mommy-and-me exercise class.
"If this Court were to prevent Mr. Trump from engaging in this type of "rhetorical hyperbole" against a political adversary, it would significantly hamper the office of the President", the judge wrote.
In the ruling, U.S. District Judge James Otero said the tweet "constitutes "rhetorical hyperbole" normally associated with politics and public discourse in the United States" that is protected by the First Amendment.
Daniels said the man was threatening her for going public about an alleged sexual encounter with Trump in 2006.
With that, and other legal battles between Trump and Daniels in other jurisdictions still on-going and not at all hampered by today's ruling, it became a showdown between the lawyers.
"There is something really rich in Trump relying on the First Amendment to justify defaming a woman", he added.
He says there's no way to characterize Monday's ruling in any other way than a total victory for President Trump and a total defeat for Stormy Daniels.
'We want to get to the bottom of who this is, and we think we know who this is, but we want to confirm it, ' Avenatti told The View's audience.
Daniels was paid $130,000 as part of a nondisclosure agreement signed days before the 2016 election and is suing to dissolve that contract.
The lawyer explained that Daniels had looked at photos of a number of individuals "we believe indirectly" worked for Trump and Cohen, Avenatti said.
Those figures do not include losses paid out by the National Flood Insurance Program or uninsured property, AIR Worldwide said. Cathey told ABC News that 46 people out of the town of some 1,000 residents remained missing or unaccounted for on Sunday.
Sale picked up the win in Game 1 of the AL Division Series against the Yankees when he pitched into the sixth inning. The Red Sox had home field advantage but promptly ceded it with the Game 1 loss. "But I came here to win, period".
Diablo 3 cross-play news began during the interview with Business Insider about Diablo 3: Eternal Collection release next month. Considering a Switch is $300 and Diablo III is $60, you're basically getting a free carrying case with this bundle.
Ford chairman Bill Ford and Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi are also among those who will not be attending the conference. The Saudi foreign ministry said Salman affirmed his country's "solid" relations with Turkey in the phone call with Erdogan.
When the ball sailed between the uprights, Drake sank to both knees on the field and bowed his head in gratitude and relief. Drake lost the ball when the Miami Dolphins were on the verge of victory, but thanks to Sanders it didn't matter.
I will say this. "Now I say they're babies". "It is vicious, it's full of lies, deceit and deception", he said. But Stahl was more interested in hearing what Trump had to say about the actual proof of a changing climate.
Since its inception, the Google Pixel series of smartphones have been known to lead the pack when it comes to mobile photography. But earlier reports claim it will not be enough to beat the Huawei P20 series, which was given 109 - the highest score ever.
The Patriots seemed focused on keeping Mahomes in the pocket and on jamming tight end Travis Kelce at the line of scrimmage. We've gotten used to Patrick Mahomes making our jaws drop but he's still a first time starting quarterback in the NFL.
A spokesman for MP Kings Retail SARL later commented: "We have taken possession of the unit on King Street in question. Mr Marsh was suspended from his role while the circumstances of the financial black hole were examined internally.
Germany 0-3 Netherlands — UEFA Nations League
It was the sixth defeat in 10 games for Low's side, who went out at the group stage of the World Cup in Russian Federation . Germany now face world champions France in Paris on Tuesday and Loew can ill afford another heavy defeat.
Apple unveils new smartwatch, nears 2 bn devices
Countries like the United Kingdom and U.S. will have access to the phone one week earlier as it rolls out on September 21st. There's also a nice feature for parents which will help them control the length of time children spend on digital devices.
Sears craters after filing for bankruptcy
The 125-year-old retailer was hardly the first to crumble while saddled with cavernous showrooms as e-commerce competitors soared. Numerous large and once-succesful businesses have fallen prey to private equity investments and predatory creditors.