May 18, 2022 – Sussmann trial: Day 3 – James Baker testimony

In Email/Dossier Investigations by Katie Weddington

The last witness – former FBI General Counsel James Baker

Recall that Baker was approached by Sussmann for a meeting in September 2016 regarding the Alfa Bank allegations. The lie told at that meeting – that Sussmann wasn’t there on behalf of a client – is at issue in this case.

Sussmann had scheduled the meeting via a text to Baker’s phone. It read:
Baker remarked he was surprised that Sussmann obtained his cell number. They agreed via text to meet at Baker’s FBI office the next day. (Read more: Techno Fog, 5/18/2022)  (Archive)

Here’s a more in-depth Transcript review of Day 3 – Sussmann Trial

This fellow will be reading pertinent parts from the Sussmann trial transcripts. Definitely one to follow: