“I’m sure Matt Gaetz doesn’t feel very comfortable today.”

Matt Gaetz
Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz will be seen on Wednesday, June 10, 2020, during a break from the House Judiciary Committee during a hearing about police practices and law enforcement accountability at the Capitol Visitor Center. Tom Williams / CQ-Roll Call via Getty Images
  • Matt Gaetz’s associate Joel Greenberg’s lawyer said Thursday after revealing that Greenberg could engage in judicial transactions.

  • Greenberg’s lawyer said Gates was likely “not very comfortable” in the news.

  • The two men are at the center of a federal sexual trafficking investigation by the Department of Justice.

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Former Florida tax collector Joel Greenberg’s lawyer said Thursday after revealing that Greenberg could accept judicial transactions as part of the Justice Department’s extensive investigation into sex trafficking. Told to.

Greenberg and Gaetz are at the center of the investigation, and Greenberg has been charged with 33 counts so far. Gates has not been charged, but the New York Times also investigated him last month, and investigators focused on whether he had sex with a minor and violated federal trafficking law. I reported that I was guessing.

Greenberg’s lawyer and federal prosecutor told the judge Thursday that he was likely to accept a judicial transaction. “Matt Gaetz must not feel very comfortable today,” Greenberg’s lawyer Fritz Scheller told reporters.

Gates has repeatedly denied cheating, claiming that the department’s investigation into him is part of an elaborate and complex plan to blackmail his family. Both Gates and his father said the FBI was investigating the alleged plan, and the young Gates sent an email to Politico, who appeared to confirm their allegations.

That said, the Justice Department’s investigation into Gates began late last summer and went well for several months before Gates noticed the blackmail plot. That does not necessarily mean that his claim is not true, but it does mean that the department’s investigation was not initiated as part of such a plan.

Here are some of the main threads of the Gaetz probe:

  • Investigators are also said to be investigating whether it is Gates Election funds were used to cover travel expenses and other expenses For women.

  • New York Times report The study focuses on Gates and Greenberg’s interactions with “multiple women recruited online for sex and paid in cash.”

  • One person familiar with the conversation told the Times that Gates told the women that if someone asked about the nature of their relationship, they would pay for dinner and a hotel room as part of their date.

  • People familiar with dating may take MDMA before some men and women, including Gates, and in some cases Florida State Capitol may want the woman to have sex with him and his friends. I told the Times that I asked him to find someone.

  • ABC news report Gender research focuses on Gates’ behavior not only in his home state of Florida, but in other states as well.

  • CBS News report Investigators are investigating a trip to the Bahamas by Gates in late 2018 or early 2019 with a hand surgeon and marijuana entrepreneur Jason Pilozolo. Sources told the press that Pilozolo had billed for travel expenses, hotel accommodation, and women’s escorts, and investigators told the press whether women were illegally trafficked across state borders to have sex with Getz. He said he was investigating.

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