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Is he being indicted on Federal charges or state charges....as one pointed out, if state, trump can't touch him.  Or am I mistaken?


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@alferdpacker wrote:

If Michael Cohen is offered a pardon (which contains the imputation of guilt) - and accepts the pardon (which is an admission of guilt) - he loses all right to plead the Fifth Amendment - he will be required to fully answer all questions - or sit in jail until he answers them.

 

 


You are correct and I had not thought of that. It means Trump has a real reason NOT to provide a pardon. Interesting. 

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@myexper wrote:

Michael Cohen to be arrested soon

    

And his lawyers just quit!!!    

 

Cohen and trump are "birds of a feather"....  The mob boss and his "fixer"...


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Alferd, that's only a consolation prize. The key is placing enough serious charges against Cohen, so that he agrees to work with the prosecutors, telling them everything he knows. That is definitely the preferred option, much better than the 5th amendment leftover.

 

But that's why Trump will almost certainly pardon Cohen the day after he's charged. Of course, Trump Cult members won't see anything wrong that picture.

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If Michael Cohen is offered a pardon (which contains the imputation of guilt) - and accepts the pardon (which is an admission of guilt) - he loses all right to plead the Fifth Amendment - he will be required to fully answer all questions - or sit in jail until he answers them.

 

 

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Oh how I hope so. If he doesn't for the sake of family, he deserves all the time the Judge can give him.
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Can't pardon him for any State Charges though , just Federal is what I heard.
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Michael Cohen to be arrested soon

    

And his lawyers just quit!!!    

 

             

DUMP TRUMP AND MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!!!
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@ManicProgressive wrote:

Multiple sources reporting....

 

https://www.rawstory.com/2018/06/prosecutors-preparing-paperwork-arrest-michael-cohen-msnbc/

 

Will he flip?


Interesting...I wasn't aware the govt. usually shared with suspects we're drawing up the paperwork....  LOL.

 

Will he flip?  It might depend on how many years he's facing.  But trump will probably pardon him if he's convicted anywhere....you know, our faux "law and order" president of the faux GOP.


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sure sounds like he is going to flip. NOT good news for the Liar-in-Chief!! Once again, Avenatti is correct as he predicted this months ago!
https://abcnews.go.com/US/trump-lawyer-michael-cohen-cooperate-attorneys-leave-case/story?id=5586198...
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