New York state Attorney General Letitia James Letitia James, the state attorney general of New York, filed an civil fraud suit today against the former president Donald Trump, three of his children, and a pair of business partners, completing over three years’ probe to Trump’s Organization. Trump Organization.
The investigation reached its peak after Trump was found to have been unsuccessful in his own lawsuit to halt the investigationrefused to answer questions on oath during the deposition, citing the Fifth Amendment rights hundreds of times.
“No person in the United States has the ability to pick and choose which law applies to their situation which is why Donald Trump is no exception,” James said in May. “As we’ve stated since the beginning, we’ll keep going with this investigation without a pause.”
James, who is 63, is not new to intense battles with prominent political people. This was the result of her probe into allegations of sexual harassment of ex- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo — a fellow Democrat who she ran on when she first became attorney general in the year 2018 -which ultimately caused Cuomo’s departure in the summer of 2021. Cuomo as well as Trump has since attacked her over accusations of bias in the political arena. This week, he lodged the ethics suit against James regarding the conduct of the investigation, which was handled by an outside counsel and confirmed the claims of several former staffers.
Letitia Ann ” Tish” James is Attorney General of New York. The birth date is October 18 in 1958. She is an American lawyer political activist, activist, and politician. She is a part of the Democratic Party and the currently serving Attorney General for New York, having won the 2018 election to succeed Attorney General Barbara Underwood. The first black woman, and the first woman elected to the office.
In May of 2018, James, who initially thought of running for the position of the position of Mayor in New York City in 2021,declared her candidacy to be attorney general of New York and won the Democratic primary on the 13th of September on the 13th of September, 2018 with 40.6 percent of the vote She defeated Zephyr Teachout (31 percent) and two other candidates.