Avenatti Says It’s Possible Cohen Sold Access to the President

Last night at 10 pm EDT Stormy Daniels attorney Michael Avenatti appeared on The Last Word With Lawrence O’Donnell and elaborated on his bombshell disclosures about money flowing from Russia to a company set up by Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen.  In effect he said he thought Cohen set up the company to receive money from companies who wanted to buy access to the President of the United States. read more

Laura Ingraham Blasts Giuliani For Stormy Daniels Case Screw Up

Fox News host Laura Ingraham blasted President Donald Trump’s new legal analyst and spokesman Rudy Giuliani, for contradicting Trump’s claims that he didn’t know about payments his personal attorney Michael Cohen allegedly made to former adult film star Stormy Daniels.  Ingraham said that Giuliani’s televised comments were “a problem” because they contradicted what the president had earlier said about the matter. read more

Cohen’s Crimes Are Not Covered By The Attorney-Client Privilege

The New York Daily News reported yesterday that Michael Cohen owes New York nearly $54,000 in unpaid taxi medallion taxes.  This points out a couple of important things. 

One is that Cohen may have broken state laws and has legal jeopardy for those possible crimes.  The other is that the FBI raid on Cohen’s offices was not just about Donald Trump, but was about obtaining evidence to charge Cohen for crimes he committed. read more

If Trump’s Stormy Daniels Story Is True, He Should Be Grateful To Mueller

In front of his Security Council yesterday, Mr. Trump commented on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s earlier raid and warrant served on his longtime friend and lawyer, Michael Cohen.

Lashing out at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, calling the investigation a “witch hunt” and a “disgrace,” Trump said the following regarding the raid which took place in multiple locations earlier in the day: read more

These New Legal Actions May End Trump’s Presidency

If you’re in a war and you have strong adversaries who have surrounded you, it’s advisable to surrender so you can live to fight another day.

Donald Trump has just been surrounded by new legal problems that could be his undoing, but he has no intentions of surrendering. Instead, he’ll probably just deny everything and go to twitter to attack his opponents. read more

Stormy Daniels’ Friend Alana Evans Is Also Suing Michael Cohen

Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen is finally getting a dose of his own medicine.  Trump has always liked Cohen because he is super-aggressive and is known to try to intimidate people through threatened and actual lawsuits.And now, after allegedly calling Stormy Daniels‘ pornstar friend Alana Evans a liar, he is being threatened by Evans with a lawsuit against him, according to The Daily Beast.  (On Monday, we reported that Daniels herself has filed a lawsuit against Cohen for defamation because “he called into question her claim that she had a sexual encounter with Trump.”) read more

No Lie: Stormy Daniels’ Polygraph Test Supports Her Claims

When you think of the Wall Street Journal you don’t think of tabloid journalism but in a blockbuster article today the capitalist newspaper published the results of porn star Stormy Daniels’ lie detector test about her sexual relationship with President Donald Trump.  According to the Journal, a polygraph exam which was taken by Ms. Daniels in 2011 said that she was telling the truth about her alleged affair with Donald Trump in 2006 and 2007. read more

Stormy Daniels Has Raised $232,000 With Help From Jimmy Kimmel

Stormy Daniels (a/k/a Stephanie Clifford) has a very well-publicized and ongoing legal battle with multi-billionaire President of the United States Donald J. Trump.

To represent her, Daniels has hired one of the most high-profile (and expensive) lawyers in the United States, Michael Avenatti.  She has been making money from her newfound fame as a Trump accuser, but that might not be enough to pay for all of her extensive legal bills. read more