The New York Times' letter to Donald Trump's lawyers defending its sex assault claims is brutal
The New York Times has come out fighting against Donald Trump with a brutally blunt letter defending its sex assault claims.
The billionaire denounced the newspaper as a "weapon" of Hillary Clinton over its "lies" tonight after it published testimony by two women who said he touched them inappropriately.
But despite being faced with a libel lawsuit the newspaper refused to back down.
Legal counsel and vice president David McCraw wrote a stinging reply to Mr Trump's lawyers - claiming he had trashed his own name himself.
The letter said: "The essence of a libel... read more
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