May 29, 2016 1:44 PM GMT
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/elections/2016/2016/05/28/judge-orders-release-docs-trump-university-suit/85118062/A federal judge ordered the release of Trump University internal documents in a class-action lawsuit against the now-inactive real estate school in response to a request by The Washington Post.
U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel (from this side of the wall) in San Diego's order requires that the documents be released by Thursday, the Post reported. The documents would include "playbooks," marketing material advising sales employees on how to promote the pricey real estate courses.
The order was made Friday, the same day Trump called Curiel a "hater of Donald Trump" and suggested the judge, who is Hispanic, is biased against him for his immigration platform.
...While Trump's lawyers deny any wrongdoing, the lawsuit claims that Trump University lured students into high-priced courses and pressured students to buy more — as much as $35,000 for the seminars —without delivering as promised, according to the Associated Press.
Trump also faces a $40 million lawsuit that was launched in 2013 by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. That lawsuit claims Trump had defrauded more than 5,000 people the university,