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Trump complains Michael Cohen's alleged secret recording was ‘illegal'

4 monthes ago   |   By Think Progress

Donald Trump complained on Twitter Saturday that his onetime attorney and fixer Michael Cohen secretly recorded their phone calls - an act the president called “inconceivable” one day after a bombshell news report detailed the contents of one of the alleged conversations.
But the president assured his 53 million Twitter followers that they have no need to worry about the conversation that Cohen allegedly secretly recorded with him in 2016 because he “did nothing wrong.”
In the conversation taped about two months before the presidential election, Trump and Cohen reportedly discussed hush...
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Trump Slams Cohen Over Secret Taping

Trump Slams Cohen Over Secret Taping

4 monthes ago   |   By Newser

If President Trump and former attorney Michael Cohen weren't already on the outs, the revelation that Cohen secretly recorded at least one of their phone conversations has cinched it. The president took to Twitter Saturday morning to express his displeasure and to suggest that Cohen might have broken the law...
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Trump: Cohen taping me 'totally unheard of & perhaps illegal'

Trump: Cohen taping me 'totally unheard of & perhaps illegal'

4 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

Reports on Friday said Trump's former lawyer had secretly recorded him discussing a payment involving an ex-Playboy model.
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‘Totally unheard of & perhaps illegal': Trump responds to secret lawyer tapes

4 monthes ago   |   By RT

US President Donald Trump has responded to reports that his former attorney Michael Cohen secretly recorded their conversions, calling the move “totally unheard of and probably illegal.”
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Michael Cohen Secretly Taped Trump Discussing Hush Payments to Playboy Model: Report

4 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

President Donald Trump lashed out following reports that his former personal lawyer had secretly recorded a phone conversation in which they discussed hush payments to a onetime Playboy model who said she had an affair with Trump years ago.
"Inconceivable that the government would break into a lawyer's office - almost unheard of," Trump said in a Twitter post early Saturday. "Even more inconceivable that a lawyer would tape a client - totally unheard of & perhaps illegal. "
The recording was among the evidence seized from lawyer Michael Cohen by FBI agents in an April search of his office...
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'Totally unheard of & perhaps illegal': Trump erupts amid news that Michael Cohen may have secretly recorded a conversation with him

'Totally unheard of & perhaps illegal': Trump erupts amid news that Michael Cohen may have secretly recorded a conversation with him

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that it was "inconceivable" that the "government would break into" the office of his former longtime lawyer Michael Cohen.
He added that it was "totally unheard of & perhaps illegal" for a "lawyer to tape a client."
Trump's comments came after it was reported that Cohen secretly recorded a conversation with Trump in September 2016 about payments to a former Playboy model who alleges an affair with Trump.
When Trump found out about the recording, he reportedly said, "I can't believe Michael would do this to me."
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