In New York, prosecutors charged the Trump Organization with a 15-year “scheme to defraud” the government and charged its Chief Financial Officer Allen Weisselberg with grand larceny and tax fraud. Weisselberg and an attorney for the Trump Organization pleaded not guilty. The charges are the first to result from an investigation of former president Donald Trump’s company by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. (D) and New York Attorney General Letitia James (D).
July 1, 2021 at 9:16 p.m. EDT
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