N.Y. Attorney General’s Trump Inquiry

Letitia James, the New York attorney general, has been conducting a civil investigation into whether former President Donald J. Trump and his family business fraudulently inflated the value of his assets to obtain favorable loans, culminating in a sweeping lawsuit.


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      Donald J. Trump told lenders that his apartment in Trump Tower spanned 30,000 square feet, but it was actually a third of that size.
      CreditJohn Taggart for The New York Times

      Hyperbole or Fraud? The Question at the Heart of Trump Investigation.

      The New York attorney general has cited more than a dozen instances in which she said Donald J. Trump inflated the value of his assets, including his Trump Tower penthouse.

      By Jonah E. BromwichBen ProtessWilliam K. Rashbaum and

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      Read the court filing

      The New York attorney general, Letitia James, released new details of her investigation into the Trump Organization.