Manhattan District Lawyer Alvin Bragg Friday evening agreed to dismiss his enchantment towards a ruling that allowed a subpoena to testify on the prosecution of former President Donald Trump by the Republican-led committee chaired by Rep. Jim Jordan .
The 2 sides agreed that former prosecutor Mark Pomerantz might be eliminated subsequent month within the presence of a prosecutor’s consultant.
“Our profitable keep of this subpoena prevented speedy deposition and gave us the time essential to coordinate with the Home Judiciary Committee on an settlement that can defend the privileges and pursuits of the district legal professional’s workers will happen within the presence of our Normal Counsel inside an inexpensive, agreed timeframe.” ‘ mentioned a spokesman for the Manhattan District Lawyer.
A spokesman for Jordan additionally confirmed the decision.
“Tonight, the Manhattan Lawyer’s Workplace withdrew their enchantment in Bragg towards Jordan. Mr. Pomerantz’s testimony will proceed on Could 12 and we stay up for his look,” Russell Dye, a spokesman for Jordan, mentioned in an announcement.
A federal appeals courtroom on Thursday issued an administrative keep quickly blocking Pomerantz’s deposition by the Home Judiciary Committee lower than two hours earlier than it started.
Bragg had tried to dam the Congressional subpoena, however on Wednesday a federal decide denied his request — a victory for Jordan.