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One of Michael Cohen's business partners - known as 'the Taxi King' - just reportedly agreed to cooperate with the government

Posted On: May 22, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

One of Michael Cohen's business partners - known as 'the Taxi King' - just reportedly agreed to cooperate with the government

One of Michael Cohen's business partners is now cooperating with the government, The New York Times reported.
That could increase the likelihood of Cohen's cooperation, The Times wrote.
The business associate is known as "the Taxi King."
One of Michael Cohen's business partners, known as "the Taxi King," agreed to cooperate with the government as a potential witness as part of a plea deal, The New York Times reported Tuesday.
The Times wrote that his cooperation could be used as leverage to get Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer, to work with special counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and whether the Trump campaign engaged in any collusion with Russian officials.
Evgeny Friedman, a Russian immigrant who earned the nickname "the Taxi King," will avoid jail time under the agreement and will assist federal and state prosecutors in investigations, The Times reported.
Cohen is currently under criminal investigation in the Southern...

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