Trump posts $91.6 million bail and appeals E. Jean Carroll’s verdict

Trump posts $91.6 million bail and appeals E. Jean Carroll’s verdict

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the press exterior Manhattan Prison Court docket after a listening to in his case of paying hush cash to cowl up extramarital affairs in New York Metropolis on February 15, 2024.

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Former President Donald Trump on Friday appealed the civil defamation verdict in favor of author E. Jean Carroll, posting a $91.6 million bond as a part of his request to remain the damages he was awarded within the case owes as he pursues this calling.

The enchantment got here days earlier than Trump confronted a deadline to pay $83.3 million in damages to Carroll for defaming her when he first denied her accusation that he had sexually assaulted her within the mid-Nineties Raped division retailer in Manhattan.

The $91.6 million bail he posted is meant to safe compensation within the occasion his enchantment fails. Trump would get the bond a refund if he wins his enchantment.

Choose Lewis Kaplan of Manhattan federal courtroom on Thursday denied Trump’s request to defer funds to Carroll.

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