Michael Cohen

Donald Trump was directly involved in talks for hush-money payment to Stormy Daniels: FBI

Cohen, 52, pleaded guilty in August 2018 to violating campaign finance law by directing payments of $130,000 to adult film star Stormy Daniels and $150,000 to Playboy model Karen McDougal to avert a scandal shortly before the 2016 presidential election.

Jul 18, 2019, 22:41 PM IST

Donald Trump says Cohen hearing may have contributed to North Korea summit failure

Trump and Kim met for the second time last week in Hanoi to try to negotiate a deal that would surrender some of North Korea`s nuclear weapons arsenal in return for sanctions relief.

Mar 04, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Cohen to reveal 'chilling' details about Trump

Trump`s former attorney was initially slated to appear in an open hearing before the House Oversight Committee on February 7.

Feb 20, 2019, 10:50 AM IST

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen to testify at closed US House hearing next week

Michael Cohen, who is set to go to prison in March after pleading guilty to crimes including campaign finance violations during Trump`s 2016 election campaign.

Jan 29, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Donald Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years prison on campaign charge

Michael Cohen has been punished for his role in making illegal hush-money payments to women to help Trump`s 2016 election campaign and lying to Congress about a proposed Trump Tower project in Russia.

Dec 12, 2018, 23:06 PM IST

Trump concerned about being impeached, sees it as ''real possibility''

But Trump isn`t certain it would happen, the source said on Monday night.

Dec 11, 2018, 10:45 AM IST

Subpoena issued for former Trump attorney Cohen in Trump Foundation probe

New York state sent a subpoena on Wednesday to US President Donald Trump`s former attorney Michael Cohen in connection with a probe of the Trump Foundation charity, a New York state official said.

Aug 23, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

Michael Cohen testifies US President Donald Trump told him to commit crime by paying off women

US President Donald Trump`s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen testified on Tuesday that Trump had directed him to commit a crime by arranging payments ahead of the 2016 presidential election to silence two women who claimed to have had affairs with Trump.

Aug 22, 2018, 07:46 AM IST

Lawyer Cohen taped Trump's discussion with Playboy model

The existence of a recording raises further questions about the tactics Trump used to keep his personal and business life secret while he was seeking public office.

Jul 21, 2018, 16:10 PM IST

Donald Trump's lawyer moves against Stormy Daniels' attorney

Trump has also acknowledged that he personally reimbursed Cohen for that payment.

Jun 15, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

Donald Trump admits paying hush-money to porn star Stormy Daniels but denies affair

In a tweet, Trump confirmed reimbursing Cohen $130,000 for payments made to Daniels ahead of the 2016 presidential elections 

May 04, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

FBI raids offices, home of Trump's personal lawyer - sources

Mueller is investigating whether members of Trump`s 2016 campaign colluded with Russia during the U.S. presidential election. Trump has called the probe a "witch hunt" and denied any collusion.

Apr 10, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

Trump team paid $130K to porn star as hush money before 2016 polls: Media

Michael Cohen, an attorney for the Trump Organisation, set up the payment to the woman - whose real name is Stephanie Clifford - in a negotiated nondisclosure agreement, The Wall Street Journal said in a report.

Jan 13, 2018, 10:21 AM IST