Lawyer E. Jean Carroll responds to Trump Memorial Day post

Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media during his trial on charges of concealing secret cash payments in connection with alleged extramarital affairs in Manhattan Criminal Court in New York, May 16, 2024.

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On Monday, Donald Trump again denied author E. Jean Carroll’s rape and defamation allegations, drawing the attention of her lawyer.

In a post on Truth Social, the former president began by saying, “Happy Memorial Day,” before quickly escalating into a tirade against Manhattan federal court judge Lewis Kaplan and Carroll claim: “TWO separate lawsuits that awarded a woman I’ve never met before (a quick handshake at a celebrity party 25 years ago doesn’t count!), $91 MILLION for “DEFILIATION.’”