NY AG Letitia James Set to Grill Trump During Deposition

Irina Baranova

New York’s attorney general, Letitia James, isn’t seeking criminal charges against Donald Trump. She seems set, though, to seek the so-called corporate death penalty against the Trump Organization. She’s cited what she calls persistent financial fraud at Trump’s golf resort and real-estate empire. Loading Something is loading. New York’s attorney […]

Jan. 6 panel wonders: Is Trump criminal referral necessary?

Irina Baranova

The select committee could send a “criminal referral” to Attorney General Merrick Garland outlining its recommendations, lawmakers note, but it would have no substantive value. “A referral doesn’t mean anything,” said Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.), a member of the select committee. “It has no legal weight whatsoever, and I’m pretty […]

Trump turns to small N.J. law firm for latest lawsuits

Irina Baranova

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., August 15, 2020. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law firms Related documents Alina Habba’s six-lawyer firm is lead for Trump in complaint against New […]