One of President Trump’s Pennsylvania election lawyers says she got an “abusive voicemail” from an attorney on the other side of the case — and she wants the judge to impose punishment over the expression of “ideological hatred.”
In federal court papers, Linda Kerns said a lawyer with the firm of Kirkland & Ellis, which is representing Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar, left her a one-minute voicemail at 8:43 p.m. Saturday.
Kerns didn’t detail the message, but said it “by any measure falls afoul of standards of professional conduct,” which require lawyers to “demonstrate respect for the legal system and for those who serve it.”
Kerns, a solo practitioner in Philadelphia, noted that she’s already “been subjected to continuous harassment in the form of abusive emails, phone calls, physical and economic threats, and even accusations of treason — all for representing the President of the United States’ campaign in this litigation.”
“It is sad that we currently reside