Rudy Giuliani's expected appearance before Jan. 6 committee nixed, his attorney says

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Rudy Giuliani will not appear before the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot this week as expected, according to his attorney.

Robert Costello, Giuliani's attorney, told CNN his client had been scheduled to have a virtual meeting with the panel Friday, but it was scrapped when the committee rejected a request to allow Giuliani to record the audio and video from the interview.

Costello added that Giuliani was still in talks with the committee. Giuliani recording the interview was "was never an agreed-upon condition," said Tim Mulvey, a spokesman for the Jan. 6 committee.

"If he refuses to comply, the committee will consider all enforcement options," added Mulvey, who highlighted Giuliani as a key "witness to the conspiracy to overthrow the government."

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