Race for the White House | At 15:00, Trump camp launches legal battles in battleground states

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US President Donald Trump.
US President Donald Trump.
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Here’s what you need to know about the state of the US presidential election between President Donald Trump and former vice-president Joe Biden right now:  

1. The battleground states

As Trump's lead in a number of battleground states decline including Pennsylvania and Georgia, his campaign has turned to the courts in a last-ditch effort to avoid defeat. 

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