A highlight from The Trump Organization tax fraud charges
At the end of june the manhattan district attorney in a case conducted alongside the new york state attorney. General charged the trump organization. And its chief. Financial officer allan weisselberg with charges including grand larceny and tax fraud just days before the charges brookings published a report titled new york state's trump investigation and analysis of the report facts and law by four leading experts who identify five possible areas of prosecutorial attention to trump his business and its executives and also considers in-depth the defenses. That may be available in response to any indictment on this episode of the brookings cafeteria. I talked with one of the report's authors ambassador norm eisen senior fellow in governance studies at brookings and an expert on law ethics and anti corruption. Our conversation occurred after the initial charges were filed against the trump organization one of its top executives but before any other legal developments occurred. Also in this episode.