New York Judge Threatens Rudy Giuliani With Jail Time If He Doesn’t Pay Ex-Wife $225K
AManhattan Judge isn’t playing around with former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani.
The judge threatened him with jail time if he doesn’t make payments toward the $225,000 he owes his ex-wife, Judith Giuliani.
During a hearing on Friday for the ongoing legal dispute between the former couple-which Rudy didn’t attend
Manhattan Judge Michael Katz warned the ex-politician that he could go to jail if he failed to pay $225,000 plus the legal fees he owes her, RadarOnline reported.
“If the amount is not paid by that date, I’m going to be forced — unfortunately, because it’s not something I want to do —
I’m going to be forced to remand the defendant into custody,” Judge Katz said in the courtroom.
Not only did the former mayor not show up to court, but he also failed to file evidence to dispute his ex’s claims against him,
, in which Judge Katz slammed him for failing to meet his requirements in the 2019 divorce settlement, leaving the court no other options.