What happens now as Trump seeks to overturn civil fraud verdict?

Former President Donald Trump plans to fight his $350 million New York civil fraud fine that will likely drag out the legal appeals process into next year and challenge how much the GOP front-runner must pay up.

The case stems from New York Attorney General Letitia James, who sued Trump, his two adult sons, Donald Jr. and Eric, the Trump Organization, and two firm executives, Allen Weisselberg and Jeff McConney, in September 2022. Presiding Judge Arthur Engoron found that Trump inflated his assets to obtain more favorable business loans ahead of a trial that began in October and lasted until early January, which was held to determine how much Trump and his adult sons would owe in damages.

Former President Donald Trump, with lawyers Christopher Kise and Alina Habba, attends the closing arguments in the Trump Organization civil fraud trial at New York State
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