45th President Donald Trump has sued New York State AG Letitia James.
This comes as she continues to try and investigate Trump’s business practices.
JUST IN 🚨 Trump sued the New York State attorney general, Letitia James
— Insider Paper (@TheInsiderPaper) December 20, 2021
Donald J. Trump filed a lawsuit on Monday against the New York State attorney general, Letitia James, seeking to halt her long-running civil investigation into his business practices.
The suit, filed in federal court in upstate New York by Mr. Trump and his family real estate business, argues that Ms. James’s inquiry, which has lasted more than two years, has violated Mr. Trump’s constitutional rights.
Mr. Trump and his lawyers have long argued that the investigation was politically motivated; the lawsuit asks a judge to agree, and to stop the investigation.
“Her mission is guided solely by political animus and a desire to harass, intimidate, and retaliate against a private citizen who she views as a political opponent,” the suit reads.
Alina Habba, Esq. Attorney for President Donald J. Trump
"Letitia James targets Pres. Trump with a callous disregard for the ethical and moral obligations she swore to abide by when she became AG. She has short changed the state by commencing this partisan investigation and… pic.twitter.com/Rtgh4axiGz
— Taylor Budowich (@TayFromCA) December 20, 2021
The Palmieri Report previously reported on New York AG Letitia James going after 45th President Donald Trump.
She also dropped out of the Governor race which she claimed was to focus on her investigations.
Trump previously blasted James in a statement.
President Donald J. Trump:
“Letitia James wants to politically weaponize her position as Attorney General instead of exemplifying impartiality and protecting the interests of all New Yorkers. While she pretends that she suspended her short-lived campaign for New York… pic.twitter.com/uiDNv02ZQq
— Liz Harrington (@realLizUSA) December 15, 2021
“Letitia James wants to politically weaponize her position as Attorney General instead of exemplifying impartiality and protecting the interests of all New Yorkers. While she pretends that she suspended her short-lived campaign for New York Governor to go after me, she conveniently fails to mention that she couldn’t garner any support and her poll numbers were abysmal—she had no chance of even coming close to winning. Despite weeks of campaigning, she was losing to Governor Hochul by what would have been a massive landslide. She didn’t drop out of the race for a higher purpose, or to “finish existing business” (I wonder what that would be?). She dropped out because her campaign was a complete failure, possibly because the citizens of New York saw how unfairly and viciously she and other highly partisan New York Democrat prosecutors were treating President Donald J. Trump.”
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