“Witch hunt” – trump reacted to the search of his lawyer

“Witch hunt” – trump reacted to the search of his lawyer


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During the searches, Michael Cohen, was seized a number of documents

President trump called the searches of his personal lawyer Michael Cohen “witch hunt” and said that there is no evidence of collusion between the staff of his election campaign and Russia. Donald trump also criticized the team spectracolor Robert Muller, calling them “the most prejudiced group of people.” The President has not answered the question of journalists whether he plans to fire Muller, but noted that “what is happening is a shame and we’ll see what happens.”

Personal lawyer of President trump, Michael Cohen suspected of violating campaign financing and banking fraud. This was reported by the Washington Post newspaper with reference to sources familiar with the case.

Earlier, Federal agents seized a number of documents from Michael Cohen. This was stated by Cohen’s lawyer Stephen Ryan. He added that search warrants were issued by the U.S. attorney’s office in the southern district of new York and that they “partially” associated with the investigation, which is headed by spectracolor Robert Mueller.

According to Ryan, that the agents seized a “protected by attorney-client privilege” message, but nothing is said about contained in these documents information.

He also said that the use of warrants for the search were “totally inappropriate and unnecessary.”

Cohen, a longtime personal attorney trump. Recently he has attracted attention in connection with the payment of $ 130000 porn star Stormy Daniels, claiming that she had a relationship with Donald trump in the middle of 2000-ies.