E. Jean Carroll Trump

Accuse: E. Jean Carroll Trump

E. Jean Carroll, who went public with her allegations in June, filed the lawsuit Monday in New York state court in Manhattan, claiming Trump had damaged her reputation with a series of false tweets denying her story.

When Carroll made the claim in an article she wrote for New York magazine, she was working on a book that included an account of the alleged encounter, which she says took place in a deserted dressing room in 1995 or 1996, after she bumped into Trump while shopping. Trump’s tweets suggested Carroll made up the story to attract attention.

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