Ex-Trump Org CFO Allen Weisselberg, On Stand, Describes Donald Trump's Approval of Rent, Tuition Payments | New York Law Journal
16 Nov 2022Law.com
Susan Hoffinger, chief of the Manhattan DA’s investigation division, questioned Weisselberg during his first hours on the witness stand Tuesday.
Former Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg on Tuesday began testifying in the trial of the Trump Organization, three months after he pleaded guilty to his own involvement in the alleged criminal tax fraud scheme.
Weisselberg testified that former President Donald Trump personally approved an arrangement in which the Trump Organization paid the rent on his Riverside Boulevard apartment and cars for himself and his wife. Trump himself paid private school tuition for Weisselberg’s grandchildren, Weisselberg testified.