Trump Backs Immigration Remarks In Chef Contract Fight

Law360, Los Angeles (September 30, 2016, 10:24 PM EDT) — Donald Trump said his sharp words about Mexican immigrants in an early campaign speech were about “a situation that is very real,” according to video testimony released Friday in a Washington, D.C., Superior Court contract dispute with a celebrity chef who pulled out of a real estate project.

Chef Geoffrey Zakarian had backed out of a deal to put a restaurant in a Trump hotel a few blocks from the White House after Trump said in a stump speech that immigrants in the country without authorization…

Source: Law360