Lynn Tilton shot back at U.S. regulators Wednesday, claiming their pursuit of fraud claims against her and her firm Patriarch Partners violates the Constitution.

Tilton and her firm sued the Securities and Exchange Commission in Manhattan federal court two days after the agency accused them of misleading investors about the value of risky pools of corporate loans. She is seeking to block the agency from pursuing its case in administrative court, where there’s no jury and discovery is limited.

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