Why New York state is suing Trump instead of charging him with crimes

Why New York state is suing Trump instead of charging him with crimes

Why New York state is suing Trump instead of charging him with crimes After a three-year investigation, New York Attorney General Letitia James has filed a civil lawsuit against Donald Trump, three of his children and his real-estate company, claiming they “engaged in numerous acts of fraud and misrepresentation” for at least a decade. The suit claims the Trumps knowingly and consistently overstated the value of at least 23 commercial properties, for the purpose of getting lower interest rates and …