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Glenn Kirschner: Trump Organization and CFO Allen Weisselberg Indicted for 16-Year-Long Criminal Fraud Scheme


July 02, 2021

In a remarkable indictment, a New York grand jury indicted the Trump Organization and its Chief Financial Officer Allen Weisselberg of a criminally fraudulent scheme over the course of 16 years, totaling more that $1.7 million in off-the-books compensation designed to evade hundreds of thousands of dollars of city, state and federal taxes. Here is a review of the highlights of the indictment and a discussion of where things might go from here.

About Glenn Kirschner

Glenn Kirschner brings analysis and insight to legal issues of the day, drawing from his 30 years as a federal prosecutor, homicide prosecutor and Army JAG. Glenn is an NBC News and MSNBC legal analyst and teaches criminal law at George Washington University.

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