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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former U.S. President Donald Trump stated he expects to be arrested on Tuesday in a case introduced by the Manhattan district legal professional’s workplace, in accordance with a publish on Fact Social on Saturday.
A spokesperson for the district legal professional’s workplace didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.
Trump stated, with out offering proof, that “unlawful leaks” from the Manhattan district legal professional’s workplace indicated that he could be arrested. He didn’t element what the fees could be.
“Unlawful leaks from a corrupt & extremely political Manhattan district legal professional’s workplace…point out that, with no crime having the ability to be confirmed…the far & away main Republican candidate & former president of america of America, will likely be arrested on Tuesday of subsequent week,” Trump wrote.
Manhattan District Lawyer Alvin Bragg’s workplace earlier this yr started presenting proof to a grand jury investigating a $130,000 fee that Michael Cohen, Trump’s former private lawyer and fixer, made to porn star Stormy Daniels within the waning days of Trump’s 2016 marketing campaign.
Daniels, whose actual title is Stephanie Clifford, says she had an affair with Trump a decade earlier. Trump has denied the affair occurred.
Trump was Republican president from 2017 to 2021 and has stated he’ll make a bid to return to the White Home within the 2024 U.S. presidential election.