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Michael Cohen, ex-lawyer of Trump, was sentenced to three years in prison

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Michael Cohen on Wednesday by a court in New York sentenced to a term of imprisonment of three years. That reported in the American media.

The former lawyer of president Donald Trump was accused of false statements, financial tampering and illegal campaign funding. Cohen had his cooperation with the court and special prosecutor Robert Mueller, charged with the investigation of Russian interference in the American presidential elections, offered in exchange for a sentence remissions.

The charges against Cohen had more to do with the zwijggeld that he paid to former porno Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal. Both women declared having an affair to have had with Trump.

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Cohen had guilty pleaded and said willing to cooperate with the court and special prosecutor Mueller, with a view to sentence remissions. Mueller stated earlier this month that Cohen “useful” and “credible” information provided about the ties between Russia and the Trump campaign.

In August, Cohen all that he is the rules for campaign funding had been violated, and tax fraud and bankfraude had committed. He also admitted that he had lied the Us Congress on a vastgoeddeal of Trump in Moscow in the run-up to the American presidential election of 2016. He says he has a wrong picture of the negotiations on the development project and the extent to which there was contact with the Kremlin.

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