NEW YORK – A U.s. judge has the former lawyer of president Donald Trump, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison. The federal district court in New York found him guilty to tax evasion and false statements to Congress.
He was also found guilty of illegal payments to two women during the election campaign in 2016. Thus, the law on the campagnefinancieringen violated. The payments were intended as zwijggeld due to the alleged clandestine affairs with Trump ten years earlier.