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Trump Campaign Lawyer Says She Was Harassed, Threatened by Attorney at Opposing Firm

A spokesman for President Donald Trump’s campaign and legal team said a lawyer working on their behalf in Pennsylvania has received threats and harassment. According to Tim Murtagh on Monday, the lawyer received “abusive emails” and calls, as well as “physical [and] economic threats.” “One voicemail was from a lawyer at the firm representing the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, running far afoul of standards of professional conduct,” he said, including the filing. “It has been turned over to the court.” Philadelphia attorney Linda Kerns wrote on Sunday in a court filing that an attorney with Kirkland & Ellis in the District of Columbia left her a one-minute-long voice mail that “falls afoul of the standards of professional conduct.” Kirkland & Ellis represents Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar, the state’s top election officer. Kerns didn’t identify the lawyer in question in the filing. Kerns said (pdf) the harassment was because she was …

Trump Campaign Lawyer Says She Was Harassed, Threatened by Attorney at Opposing Firm

A spokesman for President Donald Trump’s campaign and legal team said a lawyer working on their behalf in Pennsylvania has received threats and harassment. According to Tim Murtagh on Monday, the lawyer received “abusive emails” and calls, as well as “physical [and] economic threats.” “One voicemail was from a lawyer at the firm representing the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, running far afoul of standards of professional conduct,” he said, including the filing. “It has been turned over to the court.” Philadelphia attorney Linda Kerns wrote on Sunday in a court filing that an attorney with Kirkland & Ellis in the District of Columbia left her a one-minute-long voice mail that “falls afoul of the standards of professional conduct.” Kirkland & Ellis represents Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar, the state’s top election officer. Kerns didn’t identify the lawyer in question in the filing. Kerns said (pdf) the harassment was because she was …

Trump Campaign Lawyer Says She Was Harassed, Threatened by Attorney at Opposing Firm

A spokesman for President Donald Trump’s campaign and legal team said a lawyer working on their behalf in Pennsylvania has received threats and harassment. According to Tim Murtagh on Monday, the lawyer received “abusive emails” and calls, as well as “physical [and] economic threats.” “One voicemail was from a lawyer at the firm representing the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, running far afoul of standards of professional conduct,” he said, including the filing. “It has been turned over to the court.” Philadelphia attorney Linda Kerns wrote on Sunday in a court filing that an attorney with Kirkland & Ellis in the District of Columbia left her a one-minute-long voice mail that “falls afoul of the standards of professional conduct.” Kirkland & Ellis represents Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar, the state’s top election officer. Kerns didn’t identify the lawyer in question in the filing. Kerns said (pdf) the harassment was because she was …