The tactics used in the FBI raid of President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen are normally reserved for terrorists, according to attorneys from the law firm of diGenova & Toensing.
“Mueller and his gang have weaponized the criminalized justice system,” attorney Victoria Toensing said Monday during an interview with FOX Business’ Lou Dobbs. “These no-knock raids that were done on his personal lawyer’s house and offices, those kind of tactics are reserved for dope dealers and terrorists.”
Federal prosecutors acted on a referral by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, seizing records related to payments to adult film star Stormy Daniels.
Joseph diGenova said Mueller is using “in terrorem” tactics, using the grand jury to intimidate people and influence Trump’s conduct. Moreover, the special counsel, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray are conducting an investigation designed to take down the president of the United States, diGenova says.
“Mueller, Ray and Rosenstein are anti-Trumpers,” diGenova said. “This is not a good faith federal investigation. It is designed to embarrass the president, and I believe they have determined that they want to take him down.”