Stormy Daniels, a former porn star, has been indict in a 2016 case against former US President Donald Trump for allegedly paying her to remain silent.
According to the French news agency AFP, this is the first criminal action against any president in US history. Former President Donald Trump has denied wrongdoing.
A New York grand jury has voted to indict the former president following an investigation.
The former president’s lawyer has confirmed the indictment, but formal indictments have not yet been announce.
According to the former president’s lawyer, his client has not committed any crime, we will fight in the courts.
It has not been announce at this time what type of indictment will be impose on them.
After being indicted, Donald Trump has said that he is being targeted for political revenge and that he does not accept the charges.
He said that this action is an interference in the election process.
It is being fear that the 2024 presidential campaign is also likely to be affect by the legal action against Trump.
The former president has announced to participate in the next elections.