ABC News reports:
Less than a day after receiving a warning from a federal judge, former President Donald Trump has withdrawn his lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James. The withdrawal came in a brief document filed Friday morning with U.S. District Judge Donald Middlebrooks, who late Thursday warned Trump’s legal team that the lawsuit appeared to verge on frivolous.
Trump’s lawsuit against the AG had sought to shield Trump’s revocable trust from James, who has an ongoing $250 million civil suit that alleges fraudulent conduct at the Trump Organization. James has accused Trump and his family members of “grossly” inflating the former president’s net worth by billions of dollars and of cheating lenders and others with false and misleading financial statements.
Read the full article. Yesterday Trump and his lawyer were fined nearly $1 million for his separate frivolous lawsuit against Hillary Clinton and others.
BREAKING: Former President Donald Trump withdraws his lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James. https://t.co/44VMB2OOrN
— ABC News (@ABC) January 20, 2023