Dershowitz Recording Of Boies May Impact Defamation Case

By Pete Brush (September 24, 2019, 4:12 PM EDT) -- Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP's ability to represent a Florida woman who says retired Harvard professor Alan Dershowitz defamed her may hinge on the contents of a recording Dershowitz made of a call with law firm chairman David Boies, a Manhattan federal judge indicated Tuesday.

A judge wants to review the transcript of a call between Boies Schiller's chairman and Alan Dershowitz, shown in March, as she mulls whether the firm can represent a woman suing Dershowitz for defamation. (AP)

U.S. District Judge Loretta A. Preska, who is handling plaintiff Virginia Giuffre's damages suit against Dershowitz, directed that a transcript of...

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