Giuliani mentioned he bought a ‘cordial’ reception at grand jury look in Georgia

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Rudy Giuliani mentioned he obtained a “cordial” reception by the Fulton County district lawyer’s workplace when he testified earlier than a grand jury investigating whether or not former President Donald Trump and his allies tried to overturn the 2020 election leads to Georgia. 

Giuliani, the previous mayor and lawyer for Trump, was knowledgeable he was a “goal” of the felony probe earlier than he testified in Atlanta final Wednesday. 

He mentioned he obtained thanks “for my service to the nation,” and District Lawyer Fani Willis shook his hand.

Rudy Giuliani arrives on the Fulton County Courthouse on Wednesday, Aug. 17.
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Fulton County Georgia District Attorney Fani Willis.
Rudy Giuliani mentioned he obtained thanks “for my service to the nation,” and District Lawyer Fani Willis shook his hand.
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Rudy Giuliani arrives at the Fulton County Courthouse.
Rudy Giuliani testified earlier than the grand jury for about six hours and declined to remark to reporters about his testimony.
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Rudy Giuliani is pushed in a wheel chair at New York's JFK airport.
Rudy Giuliani arrives at JFK after touring to Atlanta.
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“I used to be handled professionally by the district lawyer’s workplace in Fulton County. The DA got here out and shook arms with me on the finish,” Giuliani advised John Catsimatidis in an interview on his WABC 770 radio present that aired Sunday. 

“The forelady of the grand jury shook arms with me. And so they thanked me for my service to the nation, even though they’d a query. It’s the primary time anybody has been cordial on this investigation,” Giuliani mentioned. 

He testified earlier than the grand jury for about six hours and declined to remark to reporters about his testimony, citing the secrecy of such proceedings. 

Giuliani, 78, is among the highest-profile members of Trump’s internal circle to grow to be entangled within the investigation Willis launched in March 2021. 

It was prompted by a cellphone name Trump made on Jan. 2, 2021, to Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, asking him to “discover” the votes that may enable him to drag forward of Joe Biden within the presidential race. 

“All I need to do is that this. I simply need to discover 11,780 votes, which is another than we have now,” Trump advised the state’s prime election official. “As a result of we received the state.”

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has additionally been ordered to testify within the probe and is scheduled to look on Tuesday.


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