Saturday, May 1, 2021
“I don’t want to go to jail”
Cohen: Giuliani may turn against Trump
Rudy Giuliani, a former lawyer for former US President Trump, is currently under investigation. Highlight so far: Office and apartment search. Michael Trump Cohen, another former Trump lawyer who has already been convicted, believes: The matter may be even more unpleasant for Trump.
It caused a stir Find the apartment of Rudy Giuliani, Former lawyer for former US President Donald Trump. The background to this is the actions of the former New York mayor in Ukraine – he is suspected of engaging in illegal propaganda for Ukrainian customers in the United States. The 76-year-old denies the allegations. Nevertheless, the matter may be even softer – and even for Trump. At least that’s what former Coalition lawyer Michael Cohen believes.
U.S. Federal Police FBI investigators searched Giuliani’s residence and office in New York on Wednesday. Cell phones and computers were confiscated. “Who knows what Rudy was involved with,” Cohen told CNN. He hopes investigators will try to retrieve the digital letter on Giuliani’s devices and, if deleted, expand the investigation. Cohen speculated that this could put those in Trump’s circle in trouble as well.
“Rudy is an idiot,” Cohen said. “Rudy is very erratic, who knows what’s on these phones or what’s on their computers.” In addition, Trump’s former lawyer agrees Giuliani will turn against Trump if necessary. “Donald knows that Rudy will send him any information he has,” Cohen said. Giuliani has no interest in going to jail and “spending the precious years of his life behind bars.”
Cohen had met that fate – he was sentenced to 36 months in prison Guilty among others Paying for a porn star Storm Daniels, who said he organized it on behalf of Trump. This was considered a violation of the rules Campaign funding Rated. In 2018, Cohen pleaded guilty and, moreover, Russia lied during the trial. He is now under house arrest as he is in custody.
Trump: “Very, very unfair”
Trump himself described Giuliani’s search as “very, very unreasonable.” “Rudy Giuliani is a great patriot,” Trump told the conservative television channel Fox Business. “He loves this country and they are looking for his abode.” The judiciary and investigators will measure “with two grades”. “I do not know what you are looking for, I do not know what you are doing.”
However, Cohen believes Trump was not happy with the investigation. When asked by a CNN reporter if Trump was scared, Cohen replied, “I know that.” Trump only cares about someone about himself. The ex-president is ready for everyone (“to be thrown under the bus”) when the time comes. He personally warned Giuliani, Cohen said. “That’s what’s going to happen.”