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“My client is terrified, and she does live in constant fear that people are going to track her down and figure out who she is,” he said.
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Wilkenfeld also said that NBC has failed to properly protect her identity.
“There’s a hunt underway to figure out who she is, and I think that’s going to have a chilling effect on other women who might want to come forward and tell their stories,” he said.
"The network has protected the employee's anonymity all along and will continue to do so," an NBC spokesperson said in a statement.
Wilkenfeld’s interview can be watched below.