#information Trump attacks ‘racist’ New York AG Letitia James for her $250 million ‘witch hunt’ lawsuit #WorldNews
Former President Trump launched a recent assault on New York legal professional common Letitia James after she sued him for $250 million on accusations that he lied about his property values.
He known as James, who’s black, ‘racist’ and accused her of bringing ahead the case to assist her ‘actually dangerous ballot numbers.’
‘Another Witch Hunt by a racist Attorney General, Letitia James, who failed in her run for Governor, getting virtually zero help from the general public, and now could be doing poorly towards Law & Order A.G. candidate, extremely revered Michael Henry,’ Trump wrote in a publish on Truth Social.
‘I by no means thought this case can be introduced – till I noticed her actually dangerous ballot numbers. She is a fraud who campaigned on a “get Trump” platform, even though the town is without doubt one of the crime and homicide disasters of the world beneath her watch!’
New York AG Letitia James introduced Wednesday that her workplace is suing former President Donald Trump and his grownup youngsters
James mentioned that the president and his youngsters engaged in ‘quite a few acts of fraud’ in a authorized transfer that appears to tear away his potential to do enterprise in her state for years.
James introduced the go well with towards the previous president at a dramatic Wednesday press convention, citing a doc that accuses Trump and his three grownup youngsters of pumping up property far past their precise valuations when searching for lending to develop his actual property empire.
‘Claiming you may have cash that you simply should not have doesn’t quantity to the “Art of the Deal. It’s the art of the steal,’ she said, referencing Trump’s famous book.
She specifically named Trump and his three adult children, Don Jr., Eric, and Ivanka Trump, and said they ‘persistently’ inflated the value of assets.
Trump added in a followup post: ‘Attorney General Letitia “Peekaboo” James, a total crime fighting disaster in New York, is spending all of her time fighting for very powerful and well represented banks and insurance companies, who were fully paid, made a lot of money, and never had a complaint about me, instead of fighting murder and violent crime, which is killing New York State. She is a failed A.G. whose lack of talent in the fight against crime is causing record numbers of people and companies to flee New York. Bye, bye!’
James spoke following a review of ‘millions of documents’ with a team of investigators, and told reporters she was suing Trump for ‘violating the law as part of his efforts to generate profits for himself, his family and his company.’
James said he did so ‘to cheat the system and to cheat all of us,’ and is seeking $250 million – while asking a judge to bar Trump and his adult children from serving on boards, obtaining lending in the state, or engaging in real estate purchases for a period of five years.
Trump would maintain his financial interest in the property even if a judge rules against him in the suit.
And although her suit is only a civil matter, James said she would refer evidence she uncovered to other authorities.
James said Trump’s financial statements were ‘greatly inflated, grossly exaggerated, and objectively false,’ and went on to detail many of those valuations that he claimed.
James’ suit also names three Trump children: Don Jr., Ivanka, and Eric
Don Jr. and Eric Trump each accused James of running a ‘witch hunt’
She said Trump inflated his net worth to ‘deceive banks’
‘There cannot be different rules for different people,’ she said. ‘Former presidents are no different,’ she added, acknowledging Trump’s station.
Her suit comes after a three-year probe, and less than two months before the November elections, where Trump isn’t on the ballot but many of his preferred candidates are.
The total ‘fraud’ was in the amount of $250 million, she claimed, and came in financial statements from 20011 to 2021.
She referred specifically to ‘statements of financial condition’ prepared for Trump by his accountants and executives, which were obtained after a lengthy legal battle involving Trump and his longtime former accounting firm Mazars USA that ultimately went to the Supreme Court.
Trump vouched to the accuracy of those statements when submitting them to banks and insurance companies. But according to James, he signed off on things that were not true.
‘We show that they violated several state criminal laws, including falsifying business records, showing false financial statements, insurance fraud, and engaging in a conspiracy to commit each of these state law violations,’ she said.
She accused them of creating ‘more than 200’ false and misleading asset valuations.
Among his alleged misdeeds, she accused Trump of ‘intentional and deliberate fraud’ by tripling the size of his Trump Tower penthouse apartment, thereby goosing its value.
She Trump claimed the apartment was 30,000 square feet. ‘In reality, the apartment had an area of less than 11,000 square feet.’ Based on the inflated square footage, the apartment was valued at $327 million.
‘To this date, no other apartment in New York City has ever sold for that much,’ she said.
Donald Trump Jr. hit back immediately, tweeting a picture of James and writing: ‘The bull**** Dem witch hunt continues.’
Eric Trump additionally took to Twitter to hit again. ‘Not a political “witch hunt?!” What a joke…’ he wrote.