Eric Trump testifies he wasn't aware of dad's financial statements, but emails show some involvement
November 3, 2023
NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Trump, one of two sons entrusted to run Donald Trump's real estate empire, swore Thursday that he was never involved with financial statements that New York state lawyers say fraudulently puffed up the ex-president's wealth and the worth of the family business.
But when shown a decade-old email asking him for information for one of his dad's financial statements, the irritated son strove to clarify.
"We're a major organization, a massive real estate organization — yes, I'm fairly sure I understand that we have financial statements. Absolutely," Eric Trump testified...