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Trump lawyer: Russia probe must come to an end
Discuss Jay Sekulow goes on ‘Hannity’ Kavanaugh hearing, and the New York Times report that Mueller to accept written answers from Trump.
President Trump’s top personal lawyer said on Tuesday that his legal team is whether or not you “accept the statement,” the response to the special counsel, asking for written responses to the Russia-investigation.
Jay Sekulow came to the comments after a New York Times report citing two people, said on the matter-that Special Counsel Robert Mueller would accept written answers to questions about whether the President conspired with the campaign, with Russia, the choice of interference.
“But I’ll tell you, I’m not responding worried about the President of the United States, if we choose to accept the proposal of the answering of written questions, responding to questions about Russia and interference in the election,” Sekulow told Fox News ‘Hannity.’
President Trump lawyer @JaySekulow to reports, Mueller did not accept written answers from @POTUS: “I am concerned about the President of the United States reacts, if we decide to accept the proposal of the replies to written questions.” #Hannity pic.twitter.com/1vCxG1H3gn
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Sekulow, said Trump, the lawyers and the Müller – team “a continuous dialogue.” He said that he does not discuss “the content of what is agreed or not agreed.”
Müller said he would give up on a interview as a whole, including on questions of obstruction of justice, according to The times. Müller questions also allegedly written answers to the obstruction of the investigation.
Sekulow does not, the obstruction of the investigation, but particularly discussed the Russia-investigation part, which is not to say, “I am concerned about the questions on Russia.”
“The President is committed to. There is no crime here, no underlying crime was involved the President. I’m not worried about where the goes. You see, when you ask questions, and we think they are reasonable, we would be said to respond,” Sekulow.
He pointed out that Trump has been handed over to the legal team 1.4 million pages of documents to the special counsel ‘ s office.
“The White house the most transparent in history when it is explained to investigations or inquiries such as,” Sekulow. “This must come to an end.”
He said he has no specific deadlines or dates, if he thinks that the investigation should end, but “it needs to be sooner rather than later.”
“Because at the end of the day, as I said, it is a process of negotiations,” Sekulow said.
Amy Lieu is a news editor and a reporter for Fox News.