Vance has been making headlines as his investigations into the Trump group have ramped up over the previous few months. In February it was reported that Vance had brought on former prosecutor Mark Pomerantz to assist along with his investigation into the household. Pomerantz has an extended historical past of prosecuting white collar crimes in addition to organized crime within the New York system.
Vance has additionally interviewed Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump Jr. regarding the murky self-dealing points between the Trump group—the household’s personal enterprise—and Trump’s Inaugural Committee. The New York District Lawyer’s workplace has additionally reportedly expanded their investigation into Trump household actual property holdings, and has been able to secure some of the Trump’s long-hidden tax returns. Whether or not or not Vance’s investigation will uncover how Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump’s personal wealth ballooned whereas they have been technically White Home advisers stays to be seen.
An fascinating facet of the Trump extradition story is that whereas Trump does have a residency within the Sunshine State, he often strikes to New Jersey’s Bedminster during the summer months. Whereas New Jersey has the same extradition statute to Florida, the governor of the state is Democrat Phil Murphy. Frankly, nearly any governor not named DeSantis can be one step nearer to justice. In March, Vance announced his plans to retire at the end of 2021. Hopefully, he can place Donald Trump (and buddies?) again in a New York courtroom earlier than he leaves.