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The judge ordered Donald Trump to pay $ 2 million to the Trump foundation abuse

the New York state judge has ordered the president of Donald Trump to pay personally $ 2 million or about 1.8 million charitable foundation in his abuse.

the Payment is part of the compromise of civil liability, where Trump was accused of using the foundation's own political and business affairs of.

the Money distributed to non-profit charities.

the Judge salian of the scarp by also approved the agreement, according to which Trump the name of the foundation be disbanded and its still held were $ 1.7 million, or about 1.5 million distributed to non-profit organisations.

Background fundraising in the middle of the campaign

in June Last year, New york's then-attorney general Barbara Underwood raise the action, where Trump and his three oldest children were accused of using the foundation illegally in the family business and Trump's presidential campaign.

Trump founded Trump Foundation in 1987 and has served as its director all the time. Her children Donald Trump younger , Ivanka and Eric are the foundation members of the government.

the Action in the background is, inter alia, the foundation organized a fund-raiser in 2016, when Trump ran for president.

Televised event gathered almost 3 million dollars, which was divided into the state of Iowa in the primaries there. The distribution of the money led to Trump's then-campaign manager Corey Lewandowski .

the Judge scarp by watching Trump's breach of trust status of obligations against, when he as president of the foundation allow the electoral campaign to organize a fundraising opportunity, led to the distribution of funds and to use the event and the assets of Trump's political campaign promotion.

Accusation: Trump foundation work "šekkivihkona"

the charity foundation of the Trump foundation enjoyed a tax exemption, but the claim that it was used in practice šekkivihkona, which allows Trump drove their interests.

New york's current attorney Letitia James get about 2.8 million dollars in compensation from the president.

the Foundation's lawyer said that all the foundation collected funds will go to charity and that the action was politically motivated. Underwood and James are democrats, the president Trump the republicans.

Trump himself said last year that he would fight the lawsuit to the end and would agree to a settlement. He blamed the lawsuit on "the New York slippery of the democrats," the executive.

Trump's lawyers and the attorney general's office reached a conciliation solution.

as Part of the settlement of Trump admitted personally having used the foundation's funds to the wrong and promised inter alia to pay back 11 $ 525 funds, which he had used sports memorabilia and champagne bought for a charity gala.

He also agreed that his involvement in the activities of charitable organizations will be limited in the future.

the Judge scarp by cut now Trump to pay the specified compensation amount of 2 million dollars.

Trump foundation's representative informed the news agency AP that the foundation should continue the action as a political but is pleased to get to share another 2 million dollars esteemed organisations.

the New York attorney general considered the case of solution as a win.

no One is above the law – not a businessman, not a political candidate nor even the Us president, Letitia James said.


Trump bearing the name of the foundation driven down, the remaining funds go to the division of 18.12.2018

the Prosecutor is demanding Trump foundation for the abolition of the "illegal activities" 14.6.2018

Topic elsewhere:

CNN: Donald Trump to pay $2 million to settle New York Attorney General civil lawsuit against Trump Foundation and his children (you move to another service) 7.11.2019

ABC News: President Donald Trump ordered to pay $2M to a collection of nonprofits as part of the civil lawsuit (you move to another service) 7.11.2019

NBC News: Judge orders Trump to pay $2 million for misusing his foundation (you move to another service) 7.11.2019

The New York Times: Trump Ordered to Pay $2 Million to Charities (you move to another service) 7.11.2019

Sources: AP, Reuters

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