Trump urges judge to deny NY Attorney General Letitia James’ contempt request, says he’s turned over all evidence
Then-President Donald Trump speaks at a rally on the Ellipse on Jan. 6, 2021, near the White House in Washington, D.C., shortly before his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol. - Yuri Gripas/Abaca Press/TNS

NEW YORK — Former President Donald Trump says he’s now turned over to New York Attorney General Letitia James all the evidence he needs to — and shouldn’t be held in contempt of court. Trump is fighting James’ request he be found in contempt and slapped with $10,000 daily fines for blowing a March 31 deadline to respond to outstanding subpoenas tied to her civil probe into his business practices. In a new filing late Tuesday, Trump lawyer Alina Habba argued any remaining evidence is in the possession of the Trump Organization — not Trump himself — and slammed James’ contempt motion as attentio...