Congressman's Atty Blasts Grand Jury Probe Reports

Law360, New York (July 20, 2012, 7:46 PM EDT) -- An attorney for Rep. Michael Grimm, R-N.Y., on Friday ripped the latest round of news reports about an investigation into the congressman's campaign fundraising, saying leaks about a grand jury's possible involvement are illegal.

The New York Daily News and SILive.com reported that Grimm's campaign staffers had been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Grimm's lawyer William McGinley of Patton Boggs LLP said reports of an investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice have been around for months but sharply criticized leaks about...
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