Trump ally Roger Stone hit with stricter gag order over Instagram post – live

Stone cannot make statements about the case or hold press releases and conferences under new ruling

A little more detail on North Carolina ordering that fresh election, from the Associated Press:

The North Carolina State Board of Elections voted 5-0 on Thursday to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District. The board did not immediately set a schedule.

Following last November’s election, Republican Mark Harris had held a slim lead over Democrat Dan McCready in unofficial results from the district running from Charlotte through several counties to the east. But the state refused to certify the win because of absentee-ballot irregularities.

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