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Trump reaped over $US100 million through fraud, New York says as trial starts

Former US President Donald Trump attends the trial of himself, his adult sons, the Trump Organization and others in a civil fraud case brought by state Attorney General Letitia James, at a Manhattan courthouse, in New York City, US, on 2nd October, 2023

New York City, USReuters A defiant Donald Trump attacked New York’s Attorney General and the judge overseeing his civil fraud trial as it began on Monday, with a state lawyer accusing the former president of generating more than $US100 million by lying about his real estate empire. Attorney General Letitia James is seeking at least […]

In the US, stricter clergy oversight part of Buffalo diocese settlement

US Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone 2013

Buffalo, New York, USAP The Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo has agreed to strengthen its oversight of clergy accused of sexual misconduct to settle a lawsuit brought by New York’s attorney general alleging the church mishandled abuse claims and protected predatory priests, authorities said this week. The settlement requires the diocese to have a formal program […]