BREAKING: Trump Foe and Mueller-Linked NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Accused of Beating and Choking Women in Bed
A reporter for the Huffington Post warned his Twitter followers that a huge story about one of Trump’s “foes” is about to drop.
It will delight the president and dominate the news cycle, Yashar Ali of HuffPo said Monday evening.
And here it is..New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who is working with Mueller on Paul Manafort’s case has been accused of physical abuse by four women.
Schneiderman even threatened to KILL the women if they broke up with him!
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who ironically was an outspoken person in the #MeToo movement is now being accused of beating and choking women.
Schneiderman is a longtime Trump foe.
Schneiderman led a lawsuit against Donald Trump that was filed after Trump announced his run for president. Schneiderman alleges Donald Trump scammed Trump University participants out of tens of thousands of dollars.
In June of this year New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman launched an investigation of the Eric Trump Foundation over allegations the organization funneled money through charity golf outings which raised millions for St. Jude’s Children Hospital.Robert Mueller has hired a stable of liberal attorneys and former Obama officials to investigation Donald Trump’s alleged collusion with Russia.
Mueller began working with the anti-Trump New York Attorney General in August to take down the president.
Now Schneiderman is facing his day of reckoning.
The New Yorker Magazine reported:
Now Schneiderman is facing a reckoning of his own. As his prominence as a voice against sexual misconduct has risen, so, too, has the distress of four women with whom he has had romantic relationships or encounters. They accuse Schneiderman of having subjected them to nonconsensual physical violence. All have been reluctant to speak out, fearing reprisal. But two of the women, Michelle Manning Barish and Tanya Selvaratnam, have talked to The New Yorker on the record, because they feel that doing so could protect other women. They allege that he repeatedly hit them, often after drinking, frequently in bed and never with their consent. Manning Barish and Selvaratnam categorize the abuse he inflicted on them as “assault.” They did not report their allegations to the police at the time, but both say that they eventually sought medical attention after having been slapped hard across the ear and face, and also choked. Selvaratnam says that Schneiderman warned her he could have her followed and her phones tapped, and both say that he threatened to kill them if they broke up with him. (Schneiderman’s spokesperson said that he “never made any of these threats.”)
A third former romantic partner of Schneiderman’s told Manning Barish and Selvaratnam that he also repeatedly subjected her to nonconsensual physical violence, but she told them that she is too frightened of him to come forward. (TheNew Yorker has independently vetted the accounts that they gave of her allegations.) A fourth woman, an attorney who has held prominent positions in the New York legal community, says that Schneiderman made an advance toward her; when she rebuffed him, he slapped her across the face with such force that it left a mark that lingered the next day. She recalls screaming in surprise and pain, and beginning to cry, and says that she felt frightened. She has asked to remain unidentified, but shared a photograph of the injury with The New Yorker.
In a statement, Schneiderman said, “In the privacy of intimate relationships, I have engaged in role-playing and other consensual sexual activity. I have not assaulted anyone. I have never engaged in nonconsensual sex, which is a line I would not cross.”
One of the women who accused Schneiderman of abuse says he hit her so hard on the ear that she fell back on the bed. She heard a gurgling sound and had blood dripping out of her ear prompting her to go to an ear nose and throat specialist.
One of the women who was abused by Schneiderman says he got “absolutely plastered” almost every night.
The woman said of Schneiderman, “[He} would almost always drink two bottles of wine in a night, then bring a bottle of Scotch into the bedroom. He would get absolutely plastered five nights out of seven.”
Read the full report by The New Yorker here.
Trump and Schneiderman have a long running feud:
5. Trump and Schneiderman have had a long running feud. pic.twitter.com/xYNNI9kZkK
— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) May 7, 2018
One of Schneiderman’s victims tweeted she spoke up for her daughter and for all women…
After the most difficult month of my life-I spoke up. For my daughter and for all women. I could not remain silent and encourage other women to be brave for me. I could not… https://t.co/HvL5ech0RM
— M Manning Barish (@MichelleBarish) May 7, 2018