There are plenty of historic firsts in this case. And historic firsts pave the way for the seconds and the thirds.
Trump found liable for sexual abuse and defamation in E. Jean Carroll trial
Since April 25, an anonymous jury in a Manhattan courtroom has heard journalist E. Jean Carroll’s lawsuit against former President Donald Trump alleging defamation and battery. On Tuesday, the jury ruled Trump was liable for defamation and sexual abuse and awarded Carroll $5 million.