• Michael Avenatti takes a victory lap after prosecutors recommend 'substantial' prison time for Michael Cohen

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Attorney Michael Avenatti took a victory lap following the release of sentencing recommendations for Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney.
    "We are happy to see Michael Cohen is in a lot of trouble sentencing," Avenatti said on Twitter on Friday.
    Avenatti represents adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, who claimed she had an affair with Trump and was paid $130,000 by Cohen to keep silent about it ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
    Cohen admitted to making the payment "in coordination with and at the direction of" Trump, making his testimony a corroboration of...
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