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Giuliani Mounts Defense in Ethics Case With Election Denier List

  • He’s accused of making ‘frivolous’ 2020 claims in Pennsylvania
  • Washington Bar disciplinary panel will hear case in December
Rudy Giuliani 
Rudy Giuliani Photographer: Chris Kleponis/Polaris/Bloomberg

Rudy Giuliani intends to defend himself against a legal ethics prosecution in Washington by calling a string of witnesses who promoted baseless claims that the 2020 election was marred by widespread fraud.

A witness list submitted Friday by his lawyers to the hearing committee that will consider his case in early December features prominent conservative lawyers and activists who backed then-President Donald Trump’s “Stop the Steal” effort to undo Joe Biden’s victories in key states.