The lawyer who helped Mr. Trump be acquitted received death threats

The lawyer who helped Mr. Trump be acquitted received death threats 0
The lawyer who helped Mr. Trump be acquitted received death threats 0

(Dan Tri) – The lawyer who defended former President Donald Trump during his trial in the Senate received death threats.

Michael van der Veen (left) and Bruce Castor Jr., two lawyers for Mr. Donald Trump, spoke to the press after Mr. Trump’s acquittal.

After the impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump in the Senate, lawyer Michael van der Veen shared the damages he suffered during Mr. Trump’s defense.

`My house was attacked. My entire family, my job, my business, my law firm are all being affected. I really don’t want things to happen like that. I’ve received nearly 100 complaints.`

Lawyer van der Veen said he is not a `controversial` figure and is not involved in politics.

`My house was attacked last night, windows were broken, paint was dirty, very bad words were sprayed everywhere,` Mr. Trump’s lawyer added.

`I’m just a lawyer and I represent my clients’ interests in court. That’s what I do. I love it. I’m disappointed to receive such results when I was just doing

According to AP, police discovered the drawings at Mr. van der Veen’s home around 8 p.m. on February 12.

Vandals painted the word `Traitor` in red with an arrow pointing directly at Mr van der Veen’s house.

Lawyer van der Veens had to hire private security to protect his house.

Jenna Ellis, who worked for the legal team of Mr. Trump’s election campaign, said that it was `unconscionable` for lawyers to be targeted for attack for defending the former President.

`Van der Veen expressed his displeasure in an interview, revealing that his home and family were attacked because he was defending Mr. Trump. Mr. Trump’s lawyers, including himself

Bruce Castor, another lawyer defending former President Trump, said his home was also vandalized.

`This incident is very worrying. Mr. van der Veen’s house was vandalized last night. My house was also in trouble. They are all lawyers and they want to do their jobs without fear of repercussion.`

The private homes of several congressional leaders have also been targets of attack in recent days, including Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Former President Trump’s legal team won after the Senate acquitted him in his second impeachment trial on February 13.

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