55 Misc.3d 470 (2017)

51 N.Y.S.3d 330

2017 NY Slip Op 27006

CHERYL JACOBUS, Plaintiff, v. DONALD J. TRUMP et al., Defendants.

Supreme Court, New York County.

Decided January 9, 2017.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

LaRocca Hornik Rosen Greenberg & Blaha, New York City ( Lawrence S. Rosen and Patrick McPartland of counsel), for defendants.

Butterman & Kahn, LLP, New York City ( Jay R. Butterman of counsel), for plaintiff.


Plaintiff sues defendants to recover damages for alleged defamation. Defendants move pursuant to CPLR 3211 (a) (7) for an order dismissing the complaint for failure to state a cause of action. Plaintiff opposes.

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