Donald Trump Sues Anti-Trans Miss Pennsylvania For Calling Pageant Rigged

Last week, Miss Pennsylvania USA Sheena Monnin gave up her crown, alleging that the Miss USA contest was rigged, even though emails show her real complaint was the pageant’s new transgender-inclusive policy. Donald Trump and the Miss Universe Organization are now suing Monnin, demanding she pay for her “ongoing defamatory statements.” Even Miss Florida Karina Brez, who Monnin claims saw the list of winners before they were announced, says she only made a joke about such a list that didn’t even include the winner, Olivia Culpo of Rhode Island. Unlike Monnin, Culpo said it would be “fair” for a trans contestant to compete because “it’s a free country.”