• Fri. Jun 14th, 2024

New York Attorney General Grants Trump Temporary Hold on Bond Payment in Civil Fraud Case

BySamantha Jones

Mar 25, 2024
Trump’s bond with voters fractures | The Hill

New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) has eased some of the financial pressure on the presumptive Republican nominee for president by granting a temporary hold on enforcing an initial judgment. Trump and his co-defendants must post a new, significantly reduced bond within 10 days, with Trump committing to abiding by the decision and paying the $175 million as required.

The favorable legal outcome is one in a series of decisions that have been in Trump’s favor as he continues to challenge President Biden. Legal battles have been delayed, possibly not being resolved until after Election Day. However, there was a split decision on Monday when another court announced its intention to hear charges against Trump in a hush money case beginning on April 15.

Despite this, the civil fraud ruling on the bond remains a crucial victory for the former president. This ruling came just hours before the deadline to pay the original $464 million bond had come due. If Trump had not been able to fulfill this financial obligation, James could have initiated the seizure of his assets, exposing Trump to financial jeopardy and personal embarrassment.

For more detailed information on this topic, please refer to The Hill’s coverage by Ella Lee.

By Samantha Jones

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