Republican leader, former President of the United States On Donald Trump(Donald Trump) The New York civil fraud trial ended on Thursday. Both sides Judge Arthur Engoron (Judge Arthur Engoron) completed their arguments.
He will make a decision on the case by January 31. Trump inflated his net worth in a fraudulent scheme to get more loans and benefits from the government. Over a billion dollars The state attorney general’s office alleged that it was inflated.
But Trump said that he is innocent. He verbally attacked the judge and the attorney general.
Starting on October 2, Mid December This trial ended in a bench trial without a jury Trump He may have to pay up to 370 million dollars in damages. The New York Real Estate Industry(New York Real Estate Industry) may face a permanent ban. Lawyers During closing arguments Trump He requested the court to speak for a few minutes and Trump was given five minutes to speak Judge Allowed.
But he advised to focus on the facts of the case. However, he ignored the advice of the judge Without Trump’s consent Started talking.
Trump said he was innocent and wanted them to pay me for what I went through. This happened to consumers Not fraud.He commented that he was cheated. What I am saying may bore you, but you He has his own agenda Sitting across from the judge I know Trump He said angrily.
He spoke to reporters after the trial Attorney James.(Attorney James) said that this case is not related to politics. This case is related to law and Trump has violated the law.