UK Man Tied To Trump Dossier Must Testify In BuzzFeed Row

Law360, Miami (August 15, 2017, 6:03 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge declined Tuesday to allow a British security company director who is widely believed to have compiled a dossier alleging Russia has compromising information on President Donald Trump to intervene in a Russian technology executive's defamation suit against BuzzFeed over the publication of his name in the dossier.

U.S. District Judge Ursula Ungaro denied the motion to intervene filed by Christopher Steele, a director at the U.K.-based private security company Orbis Business Intelligence Ltd. who wanted to get involved in the suit for the limited purpose of trying to stop a request to compel him to testify....

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