Today former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to eight counts that include campaign finance violations and tax evasion.
- Counts 1 to 5:Evasion of Assessment of Income Tax Liability
- Count 6:False Statements to a Bank
- Count 7:Causing an Unlawful Corporate Contribution
- Count 8:Excessive Campaign Contribution
In a plea deal, Cohen said that “in coordination and at the direction of a candidate for federal office” he kept information that would have been harmful to the candidate and the campaign from becoming public.
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