President Trump’s ex-lawyer Michael Cohen is postponing his testimony before the House Oversight Committee due to ongoing threats against his family from President Trump and Rudy Giuliani.
Cohen attorney Lanny Davis released a statement saying his client is concerned by “threats” from Trump and Giuliani towards his family.
From the statement: Mr. Cohen volunteered to testify before the House Oversight Committee on February 7th. Due to ongoing threats against his family from President Trump and Mr. Giuliani, as recently as this weekend, as well as Mr. Cohen’s continued cooperation with ongoing investigations, by the advice of counsel, Mr. Cohen’s appearance will be postponed to a later date.”
“Mr. Cohen wishes to thank Chairman Cummings for allowing him to appear before the House Oversight Committee and looks forward to testifying at the appropriate time.”