Through Kara Scannell | CNN
A New York appeals courtroom on Tuesday prepared the ground for a defamation lawsuit towards former President Donald Trump to transport ahead.
In a one-sentence order, the appeals courtroom granted the request shape Summer time Zervos, a former contestant on “The Apprentice,” to brush aside Trump’s attraction now that he’s not in administrative center.
Zervos sued Trump for defamation after he denied her allegations that he sexually assaulted her in 2007. The case have been behind schedule over questions of whether or not america charter bars a state courtroom from exercising jurisdiction over the president whilst she or he is in administrative center.
The case, which has been on dangle since January 2020, will now continue prior to the trial courtroom. Zervos is looking for to depose Trump as a part of her lawsuit.
Zervos has alleged that Trump kissed her two times at the lips right through a lunch assembly in his New York Town administrative center, and on a separate instance in Beverly Hills, she alleges he kissed her aggressively and touched her breast.
Trump has denied the allegations.