Joe diGenova on Michael Cohen and Trump: "Payments made with the knowledge of the candidate are not necessarily illegal per se"

Joe diGenova on Michael Cohen and Trump: "Payments made with the knowledge of the candidate are not necessarily illegal per se"

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From the August 21 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Sean Hannity Show:

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JOE DIGENOVA: While some people may think this is bad news for Mueller, et cetera, et cereta, it isn't.

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The issue is payments made with the knowledge of the candidate are not necessarily illegal per se, so it's going to require some additional proof and evidence about what this all means and those charges are usually handled civilly but in this case they have not been and so this needs to be fleshed out.

Related:

New York Times: Michael Cohen says he paid off women who claimed affairs at Trump's direction

Previously:

Rudy Giuliani tells Fox News that Michael Cohen pleading guilty is good news for Trump

Fox legal analyst Gregg Jarrett claims Manafort trial  "underscores how overzealous and unprincipled and unscrupulous Mueller's team is"

Sean Hannity calls Manafort guilty verdict "an unmitigated disaster for Mueller" 

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Justice & Civil Liberties
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Premiere Radio Networks
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Sean Hannity, Michael Cohen, Joseph diGenova
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The Sean Hannity Show
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