Ivanka Trump appears to have thrown her family under the bus in the $250 million fraud lawsuit filed against her, her brothers, her dad, and the Trump Organization by New York Attorney General Letitia James.The former first daughter has kindly asked the judge to delay the trial.
Her reason? Because she personally had nothing to do with any of the fraudulent behavior alleged by James. Although her brothers and dad, she suggested, might have.The former first daughter has been struggling bigly to rehabilitate her image.In court documents filed this week, Ivanka’s legal team argued that the fraud complaint filed last year against her and her family by James’ office “does not contain a single allegation that Ms.
Trump directly or indirectly created, prepared, reviewed, or certified any of her father’s financial statements.”“Other individuals were responsible for those tasks,” her lawyers wrote.Ivanka’s bid to have the case delayed seems like a long shot given that New York State Supreme Court Justice Arthur Engoron, the judge overseeing the case, has already said the trail will begin on October 2 “come hell or high water.”Still, she’s hoping her “unique” role and circumstances will change his mind, adding that, unlike her brothers, who still run the family business, she resigned from her position as a top executive back in 2017 when she took a job in the Trump White House.Gulp.Ivanka’s legal woes don’t stop there, however.Last month, she and her loser husband, Jared, were slapped with subpoenas from special counsel Jack Smith ordering them to testify before a federal grand jury about Trump’s failed coup on January 6, 2021.Per The New York Times:The decision by the special counsel, Jack Smith, to subpoena Ms.