Trump Says NY AG Sought 'Favors' During Investigation

Law360, New York (December 4, 2013, 4:25 PM EST) -- Donald Trump asked the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics on Monday to investigate Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, claiming he solicited campaign contributions from Trump while investigating the real estate mogul's for-profit school for allegedly misleading students.

The attorney general has been investigating Trump Entrepreneurial Initiative LLC, also known as Trump University, since 2011, as part of a broader investigation into the for-profit education industry after several students issued complaints and alleged that Trump misled them into believing he had hand-picked teachers and helped...
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