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Trump Threatens Lawsuit Over Kasich Super PAC Ads Following Twitter Battle

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Republican presidential contender Donald Trump is threatening to sue his fellow candidate, Republican Gov. John Kasich. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler reports the news came out last night, at the end of an interesting evening…..

The Kasich super PAC New Day for America says it got a letter from Donald Trump’s lawyers, threatening legal action over this new ad:

“On the job training for president does not work….”

The ad, part of a $2.5 million dollar buy, features photos of President Obama and Republican candidates Ben Carson and Trump. In the letter – released by the Kasich Super PAC – Trump’s lawyer Alan Garsten warns against false, misleading or defamatory statements against his client. The letter comes after Trump and Kasich got into it in a series of tweets that got ranged from contentious to nasty.