Former White House lawyer Pat Cipollone subpoenaed in Department of Justice investigation into January 6th incident.

Trump White House Counsel Pat Cipollone Faces Federal Grand Jury

Reports suggest that former Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone is currently in discussions to testify before the federal grand jury probing Mr. Trump’s efforts to overturn the 2020 election results and the January 6 Capitol attack.

Subpoenaed by District of Columbia-based Grand Jury

According to ABC News, Mr. Cipollone has received a subpoena from the District of Columbia-based grand jury. His legal team is anticipated to negotiate his appearance while considering potential claims of executive privilege.

Testimony Before House January 6 Committee

Recently, Mr. Cipollone provided testimony before the House January 6 select committee after his legal representatives engaged in discussions with committee members. An agreement was reached that allowed Mr. Cipollone to refrain from answering inquiries regarding conversations with Mr. Trump.

Examination of Top Aides and Officials

The grand jury examining Mr. Trump’s election interference has also interviewed two key aides of former Vice President Mike Pence. Greg Jacob, former Pence attorney, and Marc Short, ex-chief of staff to Mr. Pence, have both disclosed to the House select committee that they deemed Mr. Trump’s scheme, which involved Mr. Pence invalidating electoral votes in his and Mr. Trump’s favor, as unlawful.

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