So it wasn't Trump using his control over NSA/CIA to hack Bezos' phone as political retribution? Another NeverTrump conspiracy theory down the drain. https://t.co/tcvlNPNo98— Legal Insurrection (@LegInsurrection) February 11, 2019
...AMI has previously refused to identify the source of the texts, but a lawyer for the company strongly hinted at Sanchez’s role during a Sunday morning interview on ABC.
“The story was given to the National Enquirer by a reliable source that had given information to the National Enquirer for seven years prior to this story. It was a source that was well known to both Mr. Bezos and Ms. Sanchez,” attorney Elkan Abramowitz told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos....
Since some of you are asking... No, this isn't based on the AMI lawyer's comments this morning. The Beast had sources on this long before. But the lawyer's comments loosened a few final tongues. https://t.co/v42BBDunIh— Noah Shachtman (@NoahShachtman) February 11, 2019
“Our investigation into who initially provided texts to the Enquirer, and why it was done—that investigation is now complete. We have turned our conclusions over to our attorneys for referral to law enforcement,” Bezos' security consultant told The Beast. https://t.co/0DNo1fjA3P https://t.co/xGgWK6c0DE— Noah Shachtman (@NoahShachtman) February 11, 2019
I think the lesson is when you are tabloided ( and I have been tabloided) is to just let it pass. I get that @JeffBezos wanted to take the sting out, but at the end of the day he has already won. He is @JeffBezos and they are not. @MediaBuzzFNC— Anthony Scaramucci (@Scaramucci) February 10, 2019