Donald Trump fined $2m for misusing charity for political ends

New York judge also signed off on agreement to close the Trump Foundation and distribute $1.7m remaining funds to not-for-profits

Donald Trump has been ordered by a judge to pay $2m in damages for illegally using funds intended for charity to boost his 2016 presidential election campaign.

The US president admitted to personally misusing the money, according to New York’s attorney general, despite having previously denied any wrongdoing.

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