Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Back in Federal Prison

Cohen had been released May 21 on furlough as part of an attempt to slow the spread of the virus in federal prisons.

  • Published 9 July 2020

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NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer and fixer, Michael Cohen, was returned to federal prison, weeks after his early release to serve the remainder of his sentence at home because of the coronavirus pandemic, the federal Bureau of Prisons said. In a statement to The Associated Press, the Bureau of Prisons said Cohen had “refused the conditions of his home confinement and as a result, has been returned to a BOP… Read at AP News