DEVELOPING: Hunter Biden Agrees to Deposition After Contempt Vote… if a “New Proper Subpoena” Issued – Lawyer Warns Comer, Jim Jordan | The Gateway Pundit

Hunter Biden flanked by his attorneys Kevin Morris (L) and Abbe Lowell (R)

Hunter Biden agreed to testify to Congress after the Home Judiciary Committee permitted a decision to carry him in contempt of Congress.

Congressional Republicans beforehand subpoenaed Hunter Biden for a closed-door deposition associated to his influence-peddling and household corruption.

Hunter Biden final month mentioned he would solely testify “at a public hearing.”

Earlier this week Hunter made a shock appearance on Capitol Hill as lawmakers convened a listening to prematurely of the vote to carry the primary son in contempt. Later that day Republicans voted to approve a contempt decision.

The Committee voted alongside occasion line 23-14 to approve the decision after Hunter Biden defied a subpoena and refused to testify in a closed-door deposition.

The total Home of Representatives is predicted to vote on the decision to carry Hunter in contempt early subsequent week.

Hunter’s lawyer blasted James Comer and Jim Jordan on Friday.

“If you issue a new proper subpoena, now that there is a duly authorized impeachment inquiry, Mr. Biden will comply for a hearing or deposition,” Lowell wrote in a letter to the Republican lawmakers on Friday.

“We will accept such a subpoena on Mr. Biden’s behalf.”

Hunter’s legal professional Abbe Lowell warned Chairmen James Comer and Jim Jordan that their subpoenas have been “legally invalid and cannot form a legal basis to proceed with your misdirected and impermissible contempt resolution.”

Excerpt from CNBC:

An legal professional for Hunter Biden mentioned Friday that the president’s son will adjust to congressional subpoenas for a deposition with Republican investigators in the event that they situation a brand new one — a reversal of his prior demand that testimony be given at a public listening to.

Lowell’s provide got here on the finish of an eight-page letter criticizing Home Oversight Chairman James Comer, R-Ky., and Judiciary Chairman Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, for passing the contempt resolutions regardless of Biden’s insistence that he was keen to testify in public.

“You proceeded with a contempt process, erroneously claiming Mr. Biden was seeking ‘special treatment,’ despite Mr. Comer’s repeated and public statements about witnesses’ and Mr. Biden’s ability to testify at a deposition or hearing at their choice,” Lowell wrote.

The legal professional instructed Comer and Jordan that he was writing the letter to “make you aware … that your subpoenas were and are legally invalid and cannot form a legal basis to proceed with your misdirected and impermissible contempt resolution.”