Judge rejects Trump’s sworn affidavit claiming he has no documents NY AG wants in his 'personal possession'

Judge rejects Trump’s sworn affidavit claiming he has no documents NY AG wants in his 'personal possession'
President Donald Trump pauses during the 9/11 Observance Ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., Sept. 11, 2017. During the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, 184 people were killed at the Pentagon. To the left is first lady Melania Trump, and to the right are Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. (DOD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Dominique A. Pineiro)

Donald Trump reportedly has filed a sworn affidavit claiming he has no documents the New York Attorney General has subpoenaed. The former president is currently in contempt of court and has been ordered to pay $10,000 a day until he hands over the documents.

ABC News reports Friday afternoon a judge has now rejected Trump’s sworn claim. He will continue to be fined $10,000 a day.

CNN’s Kara Scannell posted the affidavit. Its wording is very specific.

It states in part, “To the best of my knowledge…I do not have any of the documents…in my personal possession.”


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