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Trump Lawyer: No Settlement in Lawsuit Against Celeb Chef

The Hill is reporting that President-elect Donald Trump will not settle a lawsuit against celebrity chef Geoffrey Zakarian, a lawyer for the Trump Organization told a judge Tuesday.

Trump’s breach of contract alleges the celebrity chef backed out of plans to open a new restaurant in Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Zakarian’s withdrawal from the deal followed Trump’s claims that Mexican immigrants included criminals and rapists, reports Max Greenwood

Lawyers for the Trump Organization and for Zakarian’s company told the judge that the two parties had reached an impasse.

Read The Hill article.