- Dec 1, 2020
Trump lawyer abruptly leaves his defense team
Former President Donald Trump's legal defense team is now down one lawyer.CNN reports that attorney Tim Parlatore abruptly decided to step down as a Trump defense lawyer this week, although he insists that his decision is personal and not related to any issues related to his work for the former...
"Parlatore’s departure became official Tuesday, though it had been rumored for several weeks among the former president’s inner circle," reports CNN. "The high-profile departure comes as special counsel Jack Smith appears to be in the final stretch of investigations into the possible mishandling of classified documents and efforts to obstruct the 2020 election."