Ordinarily, documents or communications seized from a lawyer by FBI agents would be reviewed by a team of Justice Department lawyers not directly involved in the investigation to determine which documents were relevant to the probe, and which should be off-limits to investigators because of attorney-client privilege.
"Although Cohen is an attorney, he also has several other business interests and sources of income". The news agency said it was unclear whether Mueller's investigators have evidence that Cohen met with a prominent Russian, as the dossier claimed.
CBS News confirms the search warrant allowed authorities to look for records concerning the release of the 2005 Access Hollywood tape in which Mr. Trump was heard making vulgar comments about women. Though the raids on Cohen's office and hotel room were overseen by Khuzami, people close to Trump and Cohen regard the investigation as a surreptitious attempt by the special counsel, Robert Mueller, to pry into Trump's personal life by using other prosecutors as his proxy.
Prosecutors said they took the unusual step of raiding Cohen's residence and home rather than requesting records by subpoena because what they had learned led them to distrust that he would turn over what they had asked for.
"He is the president of the United States", she said. Prosecutors can also obtain privileged communications between an attorney and client if they have evidence those interactions further a crime or fraud.
"When you're a star, they let you do it", Trump says in the video, speaking to "Access Hollywood" host Billy Bush.
Prosecutors are investigating whether Cohen engaged in bank fraud, wire fraud and violations of campaign finance law, as The Washington Post previously reported.
Get your sunscreen and ball caps ready - the 2020 MLB All-Star game is heading to Dodger Stadium in Los Angels, CA. With the rich history of Los Angeles, it's surprising how few games have been played at Chavez Ravine.
The annual revenue of Metafrax Group exceeded USD 660 million and the annual volume of investments amounted to USD 80 million. CHEMICAL ASSETS In 2014 Seyfeddin Roustamov became the major shareholder of the chemical company Metafrax (Perm region).
Usually, there are some doubts about the safety of online casinos since there are plenty of cheaters in the network. Software used in the online casino belongs to individual companies and not an own developments of casino owners.
She has her eyes open in the second snapshot that she shared with her Instagram followers, and she's looking at the camera. Earlier in the day, the stunner showed off her incredible post baby body on her Instagram stories.
Trump is heading into a 60-day period that will go far to determine the fate of his presidency and the future of the Middle East. Asked about the risks of USA military retaliation, Mattis cited two concerns, starting with avoiding civilian casualties.
Victoria Toensing, Libby's lawyer, said Friday that Trump called her personally around 1 p.m.to break the news. Libby was not accused of blowing Plame's cover, but of lying during the subsequent inquiry.
Despite narrowing down the food source, no common grower, supplier, distributor or brand has been identified by health officials. Those most at risk from E. coli are the very young, very old and individuals with compromised immune systems, according to CNN .
Bolton's arrival at the White House also prompted the departure of Trump's national security council spokesman, Michael Anton . Ricky Waddell, the No. 2 official at the National Security Council (NSC), plans to leave his post, The Hill reports.
Cory Gardner of Colorado announced Friday that Trump made the marijuana pledge to him in a Wednesday night conversation. Colorado has taken great strides toward replacing the illegal marijuana market with a responsibly regulated system.
Cardi B has broken an Apple Music streaming record previously held by Taylor Swift . The first song to hit number one was Lauryn Hill's "Doo Wop (That Thing)".
Priyanka Chopra's next still a mystery?
Our desi girl makes a blink and miss appearance in the film's trailer but her fans are super impressed with her choice of film. Though Priyanka didn't have much to do in the trailer, it looks lovely and really a sensitive story that's needed to be told.
Trump on Syria: 'Attack very soon or not so soon at all!'
Vladislav Volodin, the speaker of Russia's lower house of parliament, said the "whole world is horrified by" Trump's tweeting . President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in televised remarks that "we don't participate in Twitter diplomacy".