Michael Cohen utilized International Women’s Day to give his former client Donald Trump some advice.
Cohen, who served as Trump’s lawyer for more than a years, starts a three-year jail sentence in Might on charges associated to hush-money payments throughout the 2016 presidential project to two females who are declared to have had extramarital affairs with Trump.
Cohen’s jab at the president came one day after he filed a breach-of-contract lawsuit against the Trump Organization in New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan that seeks to cover his installing legal costs. It likewise followed a Friday tweet by the president accusing him of dedicating perjury in sworn statement last week prior to the House Intelligence Committee.
Bad lawyer and scammer Michael Cohen said under sworn statement that he never ever asked for a Pardon. His attorneys completely opposed him. He lied! Additionally, he straight asked me for a pardon. I said NO. He lied once again! He also terribly wanted to work at the White Home. He lied!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 8, 2019
During his House statement, Cohen rejected that he was hoping Trump would pardon him for his crimes.
“I have never ever asked for, nor would I accept, a pardon from President Trump,” Cohen stated.
Cohen likewise submitted copies of checks signed by the president he said were written to repay him for the $130,000 Cohen paid to porn starlet Stephanie Clifford, aka Rainy Daniels, in exchange for her silence about an adulterous affair with Trump.
Initially, Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One that he had no knowledge of Cohen’s payment to Daniels. On Thursday, however, the president sought to account for the checks provided by his previous fixer.
It was not a project contribution, and there were no violations of the project finance laws by me. Phony News!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 7, 2019