Home Industry Politics Trump expected to be arraigned as early as Tuesday, lawyer says The former US president was indicted by a New York grand jury in connection with a hush money payment made by his former lawyer Michael Cohen by BLOOMBERG March 31, 2023 Former President Donald Trump is expected to be arraigned as early as Tuesday, according to his defence attorney Joe Tacopina. Trump was indicted in New York for directing hush money payments made during his 2016 campaign. A grand jury returned the indictment on Thursday, according to two people with knowledge of the matter, who asked not to be identified because the charges haven’t yet been made public. He’s the first former US president to be indicted. Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg’s office, in a statement posted to Twitter, said they had been in contact with Trump’s attorney to coordinate his surrender for arraignment on an indictment that remains under seal. pic.twitter.com/3mGeW1QmJf — Alvin Bragg (@ManhattanDA) March 30, 2023 Trump, who is running for president again, said in a statement the indictment is “political persecution and election interference at the highest level in history.” Tags Donald Trump Former US President New York US 0 Comments Share Tweet Share Share You might also like Oil heads for weekly gains after Israel rejects ceasefire offer Saudi Arabia’s NEOM expands global reach with New York office US exported more LNG than Qatar in 2023, say analysts COP28: Who are the big name attendees?