Washington (CNN) Chief executive Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said Sunday that the President must not testify before special counsel Robert Mueller because “our recollection helps to keep changing. ”
Sekulow co-authored with then-Trump attorney John Dowd a private January letter to special lawyer Robert Mueller that acknowledged for the first time that Trump “dictated” the 2016 statement
, contradicting several public statements simply by Sekulow and White House push secretary Sarah Sanders.
“I think The writer was wrong, ” Giuliani said on ABC’s “This Week. ”
“I mean, this is — because of this , you don’t let the President testify. In the event that, you know, every, our recollection maintains changing, or we’re not even questioned a question, and somebody makes a good assumption, in my case, I produced an assumption and then I, after that, then we corrected, and I first got it right out as soon as, as soon as, the moment it happened. I think that’s so what happened here. ”
Giuliani added that he remains leaning against recommending that Trump do an interview with Mueller, yet “we want to keep an open mind” if the special counsel can keep this brief and to a narrow group of topics. He also said the particular legal team would go to courtroom if Mueller were to subpoena the particular President.
“We’ll say, ‘Hey, you got all you need, you got 1 . 4 million files, you have 28 witnesses, ‘” this individual said on ABC. “President — the President’s given every description and, and, and corrected several that were misimpressions. You’ve got everything you need, exactly what — what do you need us to get?