US: Trump Lawyer Met Russian Offering ‘Political Synergy’

Federal prosecutors said Michael Cohen deserves a substantial prison sentence despite his cooperation with investigators.

  • Published 7 December 2018
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, was in touch as far back as 2015 with a Russian who offered "political synergy" with the Trump election campaign, the federal special counsel said Friday in a court filing. Filings by prosecutors from both New York and the Trump-Russia special counsel's office laid out for the first time details of the cooperation of Cohen, a vital witness who once said he'd "take a bullet"… Read at AP News