CBS News correspondent Kelly Wallace tweets: “In courtroom for Halderman hearing. Halderman didn’t comment as he entered. A reporter shouted how does it feel to be on other side of mic?” Maybe we’ll be seeing a report about CBS News producer Joe Halderman on the “CBS Evening News” tonight.
We’re posting Wallace’s tweets after the jump.
“Big pack outside courtroom… Halderman’s attorney says no extortion, that he was selling a screenplay.” – 12:15pmET
“Prosecutors in Halderman case speaking now saying ‘David Letterman not on trial’… Attempt to divert attention from the blackmail.” – 12:17
“Prosecutor in Halderman case saying this was anything but a legitimate business transaction.” – 12:18
“Prosecutors in Letterman case: Mr. Letterman fully prepared to see case through to the end.” – 12:19
“Mr. Letterman fully prepared to see case through to the end — per Letterman’s lawyer not prosecutors as noted in earlier tweet.” – 12:52
“More from Letterman’s lawyer — “David Letterman not on trial”. .. says Defense trying to divert attention from the blackmail.” – 12:53
“Letterman’s lawyer says this was anything but a legitimate business transaction.” – 12:54
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