By Brett Rowland (The Middle Sq.)
Former President Donald Trump on Thursday attacked New York Lawyer Normal Letitia James amid an ongoing fraud trial in New York the place he’s accused of defrauding banks and insurers by inflating the values of his properties.
Trump posted clips on his social media platform from a 2018 video wherein James calls him an “illegitimate president” and guarantees to sue him if elected.
“America is in uncharted territory. We’re angrier and extra divided than we now have ever been at any level in our historical past for the reason that Civil Struggle,” James stated within the video. “On the eye of the storm is Donald Trump, ripping households aside, threatening ladies’s most simple rights. I’m working for legal professional normal as a result of I’ll by no means be afraid to problem this illegitimate president.”
Trump additionally shared different marketing campaign clips of James’ wherein she says she’ll sue him if elected.
Trump has denounced his authorized trials in New York, Georgia, Florida and Washington D.C. as a “witch hunt” designed to intervene with the 2024 election.
Trump is the frontrunner for the GOP nomination.
The New York bench trial, which shall be determined by the decide, alleges conspiracy, insurance coverage fraud and falsifying enterprise data.
James is looking for $250 million in penalties and needs to ban Trump from doing enterprise in New York.
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