By Ilhan TanırRichard Berman, federal judge who overseas the Zarrab trials, decided to hold conference call to see whether Rudy Giuliani and Michael Mukasey hirings by the defense poses any ‘conflicts of interests.’
Defense opposed to the idea of holding Curcio hearing, SDNY US Attorney Office was issued a second petition to insist on the hearing on Tuesday morning.
Judge decided for holding the conference to see if Giuliani and Mukasey hirings are legal and possible.
Federal judge Berman’s detailed ruling is below.
Zarrab’s defense has to submit their opinion on Thursday, March 30 and the US Attorney Office by Friday, March 31st.