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Former Donald Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, pictured in New Jersey in November 2016, is at the center of an investigation into the 2020 US presidential election in the state of Georgia.
UNITED STATES – Trouble flies in Donald Trump’s squadron. After that, his house was inspected by FBI agents About possible Theft of confidential documentsThe former President of the United States learned that on Monday, August 15 His lawyer Rudy Giuliani was at the heart of the investigation into manipulations The result of the US presidential election of 2020.
Interested Party, Mayor of New York in the late 1990s, not officially More advice from Donald Trump Because his license was revoked. According to him, this is due to repeated lies about the last presidential election summer” Falsely In favor of Joe Biden. However, these baseless allegations are what cost Rudy Giuliani today to find himself in the crosshairs of Georgia state justice.
NBC News confirms: Rudy Giuliani is “target” of criminal probe into Georgia election interference… https://t.co/0doprEQz9o
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1)
This was announced on Monday Many media Americans: Donald Trump’s lawyer warns he is now a ” the aim to the Georgia judicial system. A qualification commonly used as a preliminary to a formal indictment.
The appointment is on Wednesday
In this case, Rudy Giuliani could be prosecuted within the framework of the investigation that began in Atlanta in 2021. It aims to determine whether Donald Trump and his associates broke any laws during their efforts To subvert the results of the presidential election in the state. By thousands of votes, Joe Biden won the popular vote, and therefore the electors, as a result of which the conservative camp sought to overturn.
Rudy Giuliani appeared as the then-President’s personal attorney, Write The New York Timesas “One of the central characters” of investigation. In December 2020, when parliamentarians from Georgia questioned him about the presidential election, he took advantage of the platform thus offered. To elaborate on the allegation « Suitcases of Democratic Ballots and Voting Machines Corrupt ».
He is due to answer to a jury in Atlanta as early as Wednesday, August 17. But as his entourage has already warned, he may have invoked the confidentiality that binds a lawyer and his client to avoid answering questions precisely. “If prosecutors think he’s going to talk about conversations between himself and President Trump, they’re completely delusional.”Rudy Giuliani’s lawyer, Robert Costello, told the media specifically.
Rudy Giuliani will testify Wednesday before a special grand jury in the Georgia election probe, according to… https://t.co/gGrEKzf56h
— CBS News (@CBSNews)
As part of this investigation in Georgia, Lindsey Graham, one of the scholars of the Republican camp and the leader of conservative senators, has to testify before a jury again about the interference of supporters of Donald Trump in the presidential election. On the other hand, he is a “the aim” For prosecutors, but simple “Witness”.
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