Pointing to Trump’s run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2024, Willis stated the election cycle “does not issue into the calculations” on the subject of the work of her workplace.
Ted Goodman, spokesman for defendant Rudy Giuliani, stated Willis’ remark concerning the size of the trial was proof of an try to “preserve Donald Trump out of the White Home.”
“Fanny Willis’ admission that this case will lengthen past the 2024 election additionally demonstrates how this complete fraud case is a part of an try by the Democratic Celebration and the political class in Washington to maintain Donald Trump out of the White Home in 2024.” Goodman wrote in an e mail to Politico.
Throughout the interview, Willis stated the supply of Monday evening’s leak of confidential discovery supplies involving defendants Jenna Ellis, Sidney Powell, Kenneth Chesebro and Scott Corridor “was not my workplace in any respect.”
The emergency movement filed by prosecutors underneath a protecting seal on Tuesday stated the discharge of the movies was “clearly meant to intimidate witnesses.”
“It’s clear that the publication of those secret video recordings is meant to intimidate witnesses on this case, expose them to pre-trial harassment and threats, represent oblique communication of the information of this case with defendants and witnesses, and impede the administration of justice, violating the situations of launch imposed on every defendant.”
The language echoed that of the unique proposal launched on September 27.