Updated May 30, 2024 - Politics & Policy

Trump found guilty on all counts in New York trial

Former President Trump in a Manhattan courtroom on May 29.

Former President Trump in a Manhattan courtroom on May 29. Photo: Charly Triballeau-Pool/Getty Images

Former President Trump was convicted Thursday of all 34 counts of falsifying business records he faced in his New York criminal trial.

Why it matters: Trump is the first former president to become a convicted felon. The judge in the case has set a July 11 sentencing date. Trump is almost certain to appeal.

Read full coverage

Go deeper