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Trump & Cohen / Criminal Payments #1132944

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 13, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Jonathan Karl) The pushback from President Trump against charges from former lawyer Michael Cohen, who was sentenced to prison for crimes with Trump directing illegal hush money payments to women during the campaign, featured; details given about claims from publisher David Pecker he worked with Trump & Cohen to suppress stories about affairs to protect the campaign & Trump's changing stories about the payoffs. [TRUMP - denies directing Cohen.] [On Fox, lawyer Andrew NAPOLITANO - says the felony for Trump is paying Cohen to commit a felony.] The legal view that a sitting president cannot be indicted discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) The ABC Cohen interview to air tomorrow on "Good Morning America" mentioned.

Muir, David;
Karl, Jonathan

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