The re-election campaign of President Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit against the New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT), citing extreme bias and animosity.
Trump’s re-election campaign filed a complaint against the New York Times on Wednesday in the Supreme Court of the State Of New York.
The campaign alleges NYT published false and defamatory statements concerning the campaign’s links with Russia and Vladimir Putin.
Jenna Ellis, Senior Adviser to Trump’s campaign, claims that the suit had been filed for falsely stating the campaign had an “overarching deal” with “Vladimir Putin’s oligarchy” to “help the campaign against Hillary Clinton in exchange for a new pro-Russian foreign policy.”
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