Hunter Biden is aiming to limit evidence special counsel David Weiss can use in the case against the first son in Delaware related to allegations he illegally purchased a gun in 2018, according to court documents filed Tuesday.
Biden’s defense attorneys wrote that they plan to file “expeditiously” a request that Judge Maryellen Noreika prohibit Weiss from using evidence in the case that Weiss, in their view, “improperly gathered.”
Fights over discovery are common, as are motions to exclude evidence from trials, but the new slate of filings shed light on Biden’s aggressive, multipronged approach to defending himself in the case.
The filings included the Biden defense team’s warning about its forthcoming request to ban Weiss from using certain evidence. They also included a request that Noreika force Weiss to hand over certain discovery items. Lastly, the filings included