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N.Y.’s New Attorney General Is Targeting Trump. Will Judges See a ‘Political Vendetta?’

Dec 31, 2018 - The New York Times

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Letitia James, the incoming New York attorney general, has made no secret of how she feels about President Trump.

She calls him an “illegitimate president.” She says her decision to run for attorney general was largely “about that man in the White House who can’t go a day without threatening our fundamental rights.”

She has suggested that Mr. Trump could be charged with obstruction of justice,...