Donald Trump of raping her in a department store dressing room intends to file another lawsuit against him under a new New York law letting sexual assault victims sue over attacks that happened decades ago.A lawyer for the columnist, E.
Jean Carroll, notified a federal judge of her intent to sue in an August letter entered in the public record Tuesday. The suit would allege sexual battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress.In the letter, the lawyer, Roberta Kaplan, also said she plans to depose Trump in the defamation case that Carroll already had pending against the former president.
The deposition would have to occur by Oct. 19, when discovery in the case must be completed for a planned February trial. U.S.
Justice Dept. seeks to defend Trump in lawsuit from alleged rape victim Trump’s attorney, Alina Habba, did not immediately respond to a request for comment.