Business > Election

Experts say Trump's lawyer's admission about Stormy Daniels won't make Trump's legal problems go away

3 monthes ago   |   By

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, thinks paying $130,000 to porn star Stormy Daniels is totally kosher and clears up the controversy about that October 2016 payment - which The Wall Street Journal reported on last month.
Experts disagree.
The payment was allegedly made to Clifford so she would keep quiet about an alleged 2006 affair with Trump.
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer, asserted that his admission he facilitated a $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels prior to the 2016 presidential election was, in effect, a move to end...
Read more ...

 

The porn star Stormy Daniels believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with Trump

The porn star Stormy Daniels believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with Trump

3 monthes ago   |   By

NEW YORK - Stormy Daniels, the porn star whom President Donald Trump's personal attorney acknowledged paying $130,000 just before Election Day, believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with Trump, her manager told The Associated Press Wednesday.
Read more ...

 

Trump Lawyer's Porn Star Payoff Could Have Broken the Law. But It Might Not Matter

3 monthes ago   |   By

Campaign finance experts say that a payment to porn star Stormy Daniels arranged by Donald Trump's personal lawyer could have broken the law, but it's unlikely that it will lead to any legal consequences.
Trump's longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen, conceded Tuesday night that he arranged for the adult film star - whose birth name is Stephanie Clifford - to receive $130,000 just weeks before the 2016 election, but he argued the payment was lawful and was never reimbursed by the Trump Organization or the campaign.
“In a private transaction in 2016, I used my own personal funds to...
Read more ...

 

Trump's Lawyer Says the Trump Campaign Didn't Reimburse Him for His $130,000 Payment to Stormy Daniels. But

3 monthes ago   |   By

The new twist in the saga of Donald Trump's alleged affair with pornographic actress Stormy Daniels is that Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen, has issued a statement confirming that he was involved in a $130,000 payment to Daniels-which was reportedly made in return for her participation in a non-disclosure agreement-in late 2016:
Read more ...

 

Stormy Daniels Will Discuss Alleged Donald Trump Affair After President's Lawyer Confirms Payment

3 monthes ago   |   By

Porn star says she's now free to talk about her alleged affair with Trump after his lawyer publicly admitted to paying her $130,000.
Read more ...

 

Stormy Daniels believes she's free to talk about Trump now

3 monthes ago   |   By

A manager for Daniels said Trump's lawyer may have invalidated a non-disclosure agreement by publicly discussing the payment.
Read more ...

 

WATCH: Who is Michael Cohen?

3 monthes ago   |   By

President Trump's longtime personal lawyer has been a vocal supporter of the president.
Read more ...

 

Porn Star Stormy Daniels Says She's Now Free to Talk About Alleged Affair with President Trump

3 monthes ago   |   By

Stormy Daniels, the porn star whom President Donald Trump's personal attorney acknowledges paying $130,000 just before Election Day, believes she is now free to discuss her alleged sexual encounter with Trump.
A manager for the adult film actress told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Daniels believes Trump's lawyer invalidated a non-disclosure agreement by publicly discussing the payment.
Gina Rodriguez says the actress, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, will discuss her alleged 2006 extramarital affair with Trump.
Attorney Michael Cohen said Tuesday night he paid Clifford with...
Read more ...

 

WATCH: Trump lawyer Michael Cohen admits paying Stormy Daniels $130,000

3 monthes ago   |   By

"The View" co-hosts discuss the implications of Cohen's statement.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Election      Donald Trump      Finance      Campaign Finance      Onetime      Stormy daniels      White House      Politics      Theview  


Trump demands the Justice Department look into whether the FBI had an...

Trump demands the Justice Department look into whether the FBI had an informant 'infiltrate' his presidential campaign

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Sunday afternoon that he will instruct the Justice Department to look into whether the FBI planted an informant in his presidential... Read more ...

Americans are happy with how Trump is handling the economy even though most...

Americans are happy with how Trump is handling the economy even though most think he's helping the rich and his own businesses, poll finds

A new poll from CBS News shows that Americans are happy and optimistic about the economy, and credit President Donald Trump for the upswing. Yet nearly nine in 10 Americans... Read more ...

US, China agree to cut American trade deficit

US, China agree to cut American trade deficit

Here's what the economic superpowers agreed on. Read more ...

Trump goes on Sunday morning Twitter tirade attacking the Mueller probe...

Trump goes on Sunday morning Twitter tirade attacking the Mueller probe, Hillary Clinton, and The New York Times

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday morning to attack special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, reiterating his... Read more ...

Trump's Top Economic Adviser Says Amazon Threats Are ‘Not In My Lane'

Trump's Top Economic Adviser Says Amazon Threats Are ‘Not In My Lane'

Larry Kudlow dodges when asked about the president's attacks on the retail giant. Read more ...

Meghan Markle's Big Fat Feminist Wedding

Meghan Markle's Big Fat Feminist Wedding

When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle first announced their engagement in November, there was speculation that the American actress, a self-described feminist, would have her... Read more ...

Conservative MPs took a day off to celebrate the royal wedding but on Monday...

Conservative MPs took a day off to celebrate the royal wedding but on Monday they will be back at work on their favourite project: Trying to bring down their own prime minister

A small group of hardcore pro-Brexit Conservative members of parliament wants to bring down the UK prime minister. “The only alternative will be to kick over the table and... Read more ...

Texans defensive end JJ Watt will pay for the funerals of the 10 Santa Fe...

Texans defensive end JJ Watt will pay for the funerals of the 10 Santa Fe High School shooting victims

Early Friday morning at Santa Fe High School , a gunman opened fire inside an art class, killing nine students and one teacher. Houston Texans defensive end JJ Watt has long... Read more ...

Trump Jr. reportedly met with an emissary for Saudi Arabia and the UAE who...

Trump Jr. reportedly met with an emissary for Saudi Arabia and the UAE who offered to help Trump with the 2016 election

Donald Trump Jr. reportedly met with an emissary for the crown princes of Saudi Arabia and the UAE who wanted to help the Trump team three months before the 2016 presidential... Read more ...

EU citizens at risk from May's 'hostile environment' after Brexit, warns...

EU citizens at risk from May's 'hostile environment' after Brexit, warns former UK civil service chief

Exclusive: The former head of the UK civil service tells BI that EU citizens could be targeted after Brexit. Lord Kerslake says the Home Office must reassure Europeans living... Read more ...