Official says Cohen prosecutors will get phone contents soon

01 June, 2018, 20:14 | Author: Charlene Valdez
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A lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen, on Wednesday accused adult film actress Stormy Daniels' lawyer of leaking Cohen's bank records to the press, calling it a "drive-by shooting of my client's rights".

Donald Trump's personal attorney in the Michael Cohen matter showed up with some allegedly highly-relevant evidence at the Southern District of New York (SDNY) on Wednesday.

"Mr. Cohen and his attorney Mr. Ryan should release all of those audio recordings to the American people ant to Congress", Avenatti said, suggesting if the recordings did relate to Daniels, it could be a violation of attorney-client privilege. Prosecutors called that an "unreasonable delay".

During the hearing Wednesday, Judge Kimba Wood had told Avenatti he could only have a formal role the case if he stopped publicly denouncing Trump's lawyer in the media because doing so could potentially taint the jury's views in a trial. "Nothing. The law firm involved is not even the same law firm that represents Ms. Daniels", Avenatti had previously stated.

"You can not declare your opinion as to Mr. Cohen's guilt, which you did". Davidson represented Daniels when she received $130,000 from Cohen in October 2016 for, she claims, silence over an alleged sexual tryst with Trump in 2006. According to The Wall Street Journal, Avenatti had also attempted to stop Daniels's former manager, Gina Rodriguez, from handing over any communications to the prosecutors handling the case until he had reviewed them himself. Todd Harrison, a lawyer for Cohen, had asked for another month to review the documents.

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Wood set June 15 as the deadline for Cohen's team to finish its review of the material, over Cohen's legal team's objections. Earlier this month, Cohen's lawyers wrote that Avenatti had created a "carnival atmosphere" and should not be allowed into the NY court.

Cohen is the focus of a criminal investigation in the Southern District of NY into whether he violated campaign-finance laws or committed bank fraud.

"What stands out to me is how very few of the items reviewed were even designated privileged by Cohen and Trump", Roland Riopelle, a partner at Sercarz & Riopelle who was formerly a federal prosecutor with the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY, told Business Insider.

Additional electronic data from the contents of other telephones and digital devices were produced by the government for study by Jones and lawyers for Cohen and Trump on May 11, and Jones said the three telephones that produced the more than million pieces of data were from that shipment. No criminal charges have been filed.

"I don't know if we can make that", another Cohen lawyer, Stephen Ryan, said of the June 15 deadline. Cohen's attorneys and Avenatti have engaged in an extended back-and-forth over the question, filing dueling letters Tuesday night and then arguing in court Wednesday. Any such material, if it exists, is "under lock and key" at his offices, he said.

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"We did not do anything improper, and in any event that has nothing to do with this proceeding", Avenatti said. The revelation of that payment ignited a firestorm around Cohen and the president, and Daniels is separately suing Cohen and Trump in California to void the nondisclosure agreement she signed with Cohen.

"It's important for the court to balance the slow, deliberate needs of those who are asserting attorney-client privilege", Wood said, "with the needs for an investigation to go forward".

"As a result of our efforts, there was a shocking admission that was made in court today, namely, that just like the Nixon tapes, we now have what I will refer to as the Trump tapes", he said.

While Avenatti commanded most of the court's attention, the government and Cohen's attorneys did update the court on their progress.

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