Trump attorney who told John Eastman to get a 'great criminal defense lawyer' gets Jan. 6 grand jury subpoena

  Eric Herschmann, the former Trump administration attorney who told fellow attorney John Eastman to get "a great effing criminal defense lawye r," will soon be testifying in a criminal probe. Politico's Betsy Woodruff Swan reports that Herschmann has "received a grand jury subpoena as part of the Jan. 6 probe" that's being conducted by the United States Department of Justice. Although Herschmann defended Trump during his first impeachment trial and then joined the White House as a legal advisor, he found himself in conflict after the 2020 election with lawyers Eastman and Jeffrey Clark as they pushed to get the United States Department of Justice involved in overturning Trump's election loss to President Joe Biden. "During the tumultuous final weeks of Trump’s term, Herschmann clashed with other aides and advisers who pushed the defeated president to fight the election results. He was also present for many of the most consequential meetings in that ..
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