Giuliani Evidence Should Be Reviewed for Privilege, U.S Says (2)

May 4, 2021, 10:25 PM

Federal prosecutors investigating Rudy Giuliani requested the appointment of a special master to determine what material seized in an FBI raid last week on the home and office of the former New York mayor and personal lawyer to Donald Trump might be covered by attorney-client privilege.

The request was filed last week but unsealed Tuesday afternoon in federal court in Manhattan. James Margolin, a spokesman for the Manhattan U.S. attorney’s office, declined to comment.

Giuliani’s lawyer, Robert Costello, said in a statement last week that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents had seized electronic devices “replete with material covered by the...

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