Here are some notable instances of rape accusations connected with Donald Trump:
- Ivana Trump (1989): In her 1993 book “Lost Tycoon: The Many Lives of Donald J. Trump,” Trump’s first wife, Ivana Trump, alleged that he had raped her during their marriage. However, Ivana later clarified that she did not mean the term “rape” in a criminal sense but rather in an emotional and marital context.
- Jill Harth (1997): Jill Harth, a former business associate of Trump, accused him of attempted rape in 1997. She also filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against him, which was later settled out of court.
- E. Jean Carroll (2019): In June 2019, journalist E. Jean Carroll accused Trump of sexually assaulting her in the mid-1990s in a dressing room at a luxury department store in Manhattan. Trump denied the accusation, saying he never met Carroll, even though a photograph of them together was published in New York magazine. This one resulted in a conviction for charges of sexual abuse
No criminal convictions have been made against Donald Trump related to these allegations. It’s important to emphasize that in the United States, individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
For the most current information and developments, it is recommended to refer to recent news sources and legal updates. Please note that circumstances and details may have evolved since my last update, and I do not have access to real-time data.