Cohen says at sentencing hearing that he felt need to cover up Trump's "dirty deeds." via CNN
Judge William Pauley walked through each of the counts against Cohen, saying "each of these crimes is a serious offense against the United States."
"Mr. Cohen pled guilty to a veritable smorgasbord of fraudulent conduct," he said.
Cohen has been sentenced to 36 months in Prison
Michael Cohen will be allowed to voluntarily surrender on March 6th (via Fox News)— The Right Pundit (@therightnewz) December 12, 2018
via Fox News:
Forfeiture of $500K
$1.4 Million in restitution
"I think this 36 month sentence is a win for Michael Cohen," @ABC's chief legal analyst @danabrams says.— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) December 12, 2018
"Keep in mind, in the federal system, that means he would have to serve at least 85% of that time, even with good behavior," he adds https://t.co/EEzMeCvQWC pic.twitter.com/FbHPBdQjBZ