March 30, 2023 Trump indictment by Elise Hammond, Tori B. Powell, Amir Vera and Jessie Yeung, CNN
Trump indicted in Manhattan; first ex-president to be charged with a crime | Special Report
- Former President Donald Trump faces more than 30 counts related to business fraud in an indictment from a Manhattan grand jury, according to two sources familiar with the case. It marks the first time in US history that a current or former president will face criminal charges.
- Trump is expected to appear in court Tuesday for his arraignment, multiple sources tell CNN.
- Trump released a defiant statement, calling it “Political Persecution and Election Interference at the highest level in history.”
- The Manhattan district attorney’s office has been investigating Trump in connection with his alleged role in a hush money payment scheme and cover-up involving adult film star Stormy Daniels during the 2016 presidential campaign. To read more go to the link below: