• Lawsuit: Donald Trump misused foundation's charity money to promote hotels and pay legal bills

    1 month ago - By ABC

    New York's attorney general claims President Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses and presidential campaign.
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  • Buried in the new lawsuit against the Trump Foundation is a road map to something much bigger

    Buried in the new lawsuit against the Trump Foundation is a road map to something much bigger

    1 month ago - By Think Progress

    New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced a major new lawsuit against the Trump Foundation Thursday. The lawsuit alleges “a pattern of persistent illegal conduct,” including “extensive unlawful political coordination with the Trump presidential campaign” and “willful self-dealing transactions to benefit Mr. Trump's personal and business interests.” Underwood found that Trump violated the basic legal requirements for non-profits.
    “As our investigation reveals, the Trump Foundation was little more than a checkbook for payments from Mr. Trump or his businesses to nonprofits...
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  • New York Attorney General Sues Trump Foundation And Its Board Of Directors

    1 month ago - By NPR

    New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood is suing the Donald J. Trump Foundation and its board of directors, which include the president and three of his children. The lawsuit alleges "unlawful political coordination" between the foundation and Trump's 2016 campaign.
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  • New York attorney general sues Trump Foundation

    1 month ago - By Times Union

    NEW YORK - President Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday by state Attorney General Barbara Underwood against the foundation, the president and his three oldest children.
    The claim by Underwood, a Democrat, seeks $2.8 million in restitution and additional penalties from Trump, Donald J. Trump Jr., Eric Trump and Ivanka Trump and requests the dissolution of the Donald J. Trump Foundation.
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  • Two Major Lawsuits Facing President Trump Hinge on This Constitutional Question

    1 month ago - By Time

    President Donald Trump faces two very different lawsuits, but their outcomes could depend on the same unanswered constitutional question.
    On Thursday, New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood sued Trump and three of his children over allegedly misusing a family charity for personal business, such as paying off creditors.
    That same day, New York's highest court rejected an appeal from Trump's lawyers to dismiss or delay a defamation case brought by former “Apprentice” contestant Summer Zervos against Trump.
    The two cases are underpinned by the same contention: a sitting president can be...
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  • Trump Foundation Sued by New York Attorney General: Elizabeth MacDonald Reacts

    1 month ago - By FOX News

    Elizabeth MacDonald said the New York state attorney general's lawsuit against the Donald J. Trump Foundation is a "scathing rebuke of a sitting president."
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