The ex-president Donald Trump (2017-2021) has announced that he will appear in person at the civil fraud trial that begins this Monday in NYconfirmed several sources close to the American media.
“I’m going to court tomorrow morning to fight for my name and reputation,” he wrote on his platform. Truth Social the former president who aspires to return to the White House in the 2024 elections. He also called the New York attorney general “corrupt” and the judge in the case “unhinged.”
On September 28, a New York appeals court decided to maintain the start date of the civil trial against Trump for fraud in the Trump Organization for Monday, October 2.
Trump’s defense attempted to delay the date of the procedure with a complaint of abuse of authority against him. Judge Arthur Engoronafter which an appeals court ordered on September 14 to paralyze the case before ruling.
In that complaint, Trump accused the judge of having acted negligently in rejecting a request from his defense, in which he asked him to dismiss most of the case because it was supposedly outside the statute of limitations.