The Guardian

After a bad legal week for Trump, even worse could be on the horizon



The ex-president is scrambling to come up with $450m after the judgment in his fraud trial as the next case loomsDonald Trump was already reeling from multiple legal setbacks when a New York judge last week handed the former president a staggering defeat in his civil fraud case, ordering him to pay roughly $450m to the state after finding him liable for conspiracy to manipulate his net worth.The decision by Justice Arthur Engoron capped a bad legal week for Trump, who had watched his lawyers attempt to get access to sealed filings in a classified documents case in Florida and then watched his lawyers lose their attempt to delay his first criminal trial in New York. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2024/feb/19/donald-trump-legal-trouble-whats-next

Author : Hugo Lowell in Washington

Publish date : 2024-02-19 22:29:29

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