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Lawyers Express Safety Concerns For Trump Whistleblower

Lawyers representing a whistleblower whose complaint has sparked an impeachment inquiry of U.S. President Donald Trump are stressing the need to protect the person’s identity, while the president says he deserves to “meet my accuser.”The legal team led by Andrew Bakaj issued a statement Sunday saying lawyers are continuing to work with Democrats and Republicans in Congress to finalize the logistics of having the whistleblower meet with lawmakers, but that no date has been set.Another lawyer, Mark Zaid, denied a report that the whistleblower was under federal protection due to safety concerns.The legal group published a copy of a letter …read more

Source:: Voice of America