Ethics Office Refers Trump's Porn-Star Hush Money To US Prosecutors

Adjust Comment Print

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, solicited a payment of at least $1 million from the government of Qatar in late 2016 in exchange for access to and advice about the then-incoming administration, according to several people with knowledge of the episode.

The mandatory filing says that "in 2016 expenses were incurred by one of Donald J. Trump's attorneys, Michael Cohen".

Mr Cohen has acknowledged paying Ms Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford.

Swiss medicine company Novartis AG said it paid almost $1.2 million to Trump's lawyer, while other companies came forward saying they had hired Cohen for hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Reporter: Mr. President, did you know about the $130,000 payment to Stormy Daniels?

Avenatti said that these payments "may create additional exposure" to Trump, however he said he did not want to disclose the exact timing of when the payments were made.

Meghan Markle's mother Doria Ragland will soon arrive in London
He later told TMZ it was "stupid" but that he did not see it as a colossal mistake. In the last 24 hours, Ms Ragland was spotted walking her dogs in LA.

They later spoke again outside a meeting in Mr Trump Tower in NY on 12 December 2016, where al-Rumaihi was part of a Qatari delegation that included Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed al-Thani, the Post reported.

The investigation began last week after Michael Avenatti, an attorney for adult-film star Stormy Daniels, detailed transactions in which large firms with business interests before the USA government transferred hundreds of thousands of dollars to Essential Consultants, a company controlled by Cohen.

United Talent Agency co-president Jay Sures pitched the show to a pair of cable networks, CNN and MSNBC, The New York Times reported.

Even still, Cohen contacted high ranking Russian-contact Dmitry Peskov asking for "assistance" in closing the Trump Tower deal.

Cohen facilitated a $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels.

Ethics experts say that if that money isn't disclosed, Trump could be in violation of ethics laws for failing to disclose a reportable item, a violation for which others have been prosecuted.

Rage 2's Gameplay Shown Off In New Trailer
We will play for Walker, the last Ranger of the Badlands, which is a hard path of struggle against oppressive Government. There's no release date available for Rage 2 , but it seems that the plan is for the game to launch sometime in 2019.

Vice President Mike Pence in his discloser form said that he had more than United States dollars 100,000 in student loans for his children and USD 15,000 as credit-debit debt.

Trump listed the reimbursement to Cohen in his financial disclosure report.

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani said during a Fox News interview that the president had repaid Cohen.

His Washington hotel in a former Post Office building brought in more than $40m in 2017, its first full year in operation.

The report also showed Trump earned between $230,000 and $1.1 million in capital gains income on stock in iPhone maker Apple, Caterpillar, Microsoft and Pepsico.

CREW, a liberal-leaning watchdog group, filed a complaint with the ethics office that was referenced in Apol's letter.

US Senate Panel Finds Russia Worked To Aid Trump In Election
Trump Jr. added he had "a lot of stuff" on his plate at the time and "didn't want to deal with anything right now". That being said , there is no federal statute against "collusion".

Comments