The judge of a court of appeals of New York has lifted later Wednesday evening, the temporary ban on the publication of a book written by the niece of the american president Donald Trump, and containing revelations potentially explosive three months of the presidential election.
According to documents of justice, this decision allows the publisher Simon & Schuster to print and distribute the book to 240 pages of Mary Trump, who should come out on the 28th of July. She calls the billionaire republican of” most dangerous man in the world “.
Robert Trump, brother of the president, was seized last week a specialized court of New York to prevent the publication, arguing that it violated a confidentiality agreement that the niece had agreed in connection with the legacy of Fred Trump, the father of the president.
In a decision of two pages, the judge Hal Greenwald has blocked Tuesday the publication of the book entitled “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man” (” Too much and never enough: how my family has created the most dangerous man in the world “, in French), at least until 10 July.
But the appeal judge Alan Scheinkman said on Wednesday that the publisher “is not a party to the agreement” of confidentiality of the Trump and it was thus “lifted” the ban of publication.
It has, however, delayed his judgment on the question of the possible violation by Mary Trump of an agreement intended to prevent her from revealing family secrets.
Ted Boutrous, attorney for the author, tweeted in the aftermath that the temporary injunction ” remain in effect for Ms. Trump, but we will file an appeal tomorrow (Thursday) at court to explain why it should be lifted “.
In a statement sent to AFP, he called “good news” the decision on the editor and explained that it had to be based in particular on the 1st amendment of the Constitution, which protects freedom of expression, to defend his client.
Mary Trump, psychologist 55 years old, is the daughter of Fred Trump Jr., the president’s older brother and who died in 1981 at the age of 42 as a result of alcoholism.
In this book, she recounts the events she witnessed in the home of his grandparents in New York, where they grew up, Donald Trump and his four brothers and sisters.
“She described a nightmare because of trauma, relationships, destructive, and a mixture of tragic neglect and abuse “, according to his publishing house.