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Here’s What You Need To Know About The Cohen-Trump Porn Payoff Tape

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On Tuesday night, CNN released a tape obtained from the attorney for former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen – a tape of Cohen talking candidly with Trump about paying off a former porn star, Karen McDougal, to keep quiet about their affair. More specifically, the deal was to be arranged thusly: American Media head David Pecker, who owns the National Enquirer, reportedly obtained the rights to McDougal’s story; Cohen would then pay Pecker to convey those rights to Trump.

“I need to open up a company for the transfer of all that info regarding our friend David,” Cohen told Trump. “What financing?” Trump asks. “We’ll have to pay,” Cohen says. The audio is muffled, but Trump seems to be asking Cohen to pay with cash rather than a check – although Team Trump disputes this interpretation, and says Trump wanted Cohen to pay by check.

Ben Shapiro
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