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Rudy Giuliani shows up early grand jury Wednesday



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Rudy Giuliani, who Atlanta reported. prosecutors that he is the target in their probe of former President Donald Trump’s schemes to undermine the 2020 election in Georgia appears behind closed doors for grand jury testimony in investigation.

Giuliani declined to comment on CNN on his way to the Supreme Court of Fulton County just until 8:30 am ET.

A sign that he is a target of Investigation by Fulton County District Attorney Fanny Willis marked an escalation of investigation and raises questions about Trump criminal exposition in probe. Willis office It has also reported 16 Trump-supporting operatives who were fraudulently presented as presidential electors in 2020 what they are goals of her investigation but in the spotlight on Giuliani brings investigation into Trump’s inner circle.

Bob Costello, Attorney for Giuliani told CNN earlier this week that former The mayor of New York will not necessarily answer questions that he will be asked.

“If they want to play hardball, we know how to play tough,” Costello said.

Costello declined say if Giuliani will invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, but suggested that Giuliani would not answer questions about his posts with Trump.

“If you think he’ll tell you about the conversations he had with his client, you are mistaken,” said Costello. Everything, he says”depends on on the questions they ask.”

Other witnesses who appeared before grand the jury was asked to witness Giuliani’s participation in Hearings and meetings 2020 with Georgia legislators where Giuliani made false allegations of electoral fraud.

Among the potential crimes that Willis is investigating are false applications to state and local government authorities, as well as petition of electoral fraud and conspiracy.

Of interest to Atlanta investigators are hearings before Georgia lawmakers in which Giuliani and other Trump allies promoted conspiracy theories about alleged rigging of the 2020 election. At a Georgia Senate subcommittee hearing on December 3, 2020, Giuliani showed a heavily edited video. of Fulton County election officials, and he urged lawmakers to nominate a list of Trump supporters voters in ignore of throughout the state results showing that Joe Biden won. He also actually appeared before a committee of the Georgia House of Representatives to discuss alleged election violations on December 10, 2020

Giuliani and other Trump allies appeared at regular hearings before Georgia lawmakers. on December 30, 2020, where he confirmed false claims the state elections were rigged.

His allegations have been denied by numerous state and federal officials. Among those who push back were Trump-appointed officials, including former U.S. Attorney in Atlanta Byung “Bjai” Park, who confirmed to the US House of Representatives on January 6, 2021, an investigation that claims of electoral fraud forward Giuliani and others were investigated by federal authorities and found be not true.

Democratic legislators who testified before Fulton County grand the jury was asked to describe their experience participation in these hearings, with investigators signal focus on unusual fashion in what did the hearings agree on, the impressions of the deputies of in information shared and the suggestion that lawmakers stick to the alternative list of voters.

Giuliani condemned the Willis investigation as a “political stunt” and sign that we are starting live in fascist state.

“As far as I remember correctly, I appeared in Georgia as attorney for Donald J. Trump so I’ll be held accountable for what I did as a lawyer,” he said. on his podcast on Monday.

Within a few months public Events of Fulton County investigation made appears to be the most significant legal risk for Trump and his inner circle for their gambits to reverse his defeat in 2020. Only recently has it become clear that the US Department of Justice is investigating conduct related to the 2020 election. of Trump allies too, but targets of that the consequence is not known.

Giuliani will appear before Fulton County. grand jurors were summoned to court on Wednesday in July. With his failure to appear at a New York court hearing challenging the subpoena, a New York judge ordered him to testify. Giuliani’s other attempts to push off appearance – including with claims that recent heart surgery prevented him from traveling were unsuccessful.

Other lawyers who represented Trump in the 2020 election also sought challenge subpoenas for testimony before Fulton County grand jury.

This story and the title was updated with additional developments.

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