In this litigation, which has already led to a judge determining that Trump committed fraud in his business activities. Trump is not anticipated to testify for a few weeks.
On Monday, October 2, former US president Donald Trump will appear in court in New York. As a civil fraud trial against him and two of his sons gets underway. The case threatens the Republican’s corporate empire as he runs for president again.
Judge Arthur Engoron has previously determined that by artificially inflating the worth of the real estate. And financial assets owned by the Trump Organization for years. Donald Trump and his sons Eric and Don Jr. committed fraud. In the case that will be heard on Monday. Letitia James, the attorney general of New York. Currently asking for $250 million in fines and the demotion of Trump and his sons from running the family business. “No matter how strong you are or how rich you think you are, no matter how much.
As Trump sat at the defense table, Kevin Wallace, a lawyer in James’ office, made an opening statement that began, “They were lying year after year after year.” He faced away from the screen that displayed information on Wallace’s presentation while maintaining a straight face and crossed arms. In his opening address, defense attorney Christopher Kise asserted that the financial accounts were accurate and that the results of Trump’s business history served as proof. He literally gained a fortune, according to Kise, by making the right real estate investment decisions.
Trump voluntarily attended the trial even though his ability to operate Trump Tower and certain other significant real estate holdings was in doubt. As he passed her on the way into court, he turned his head away from James and displayed a disdainful expression. During a lunch break, Trump referred to the case as a “disgraceful trial,” and his campaign started gathering money as a result.