Did that-- did he mention his wife or child at all in this? He pleaded guilty to campaign violations. What makes the dispute between Stormy Daniels and the president more than a high-profile tabloid scandal is that her silence was purchased eleven days before the presidential election, which may run afoul of campaign finance laws. Anderson Cooper: --you're really interested in? Michael Avenatti: This is about the cover-up. Stormy Daniels: Because they made it sound like I had no choice.
She says he invited her to dinner, and she met him at his hotel suite. Anderson Cooper: But she still took the money. Should've kept her trap shut. Cohen then repeatedly messaged Davidson and said it would be necessary to conduct the interview that day to put an end to the news cycle surrounding the story. The hearing was set for July but has since been pushed back by U.
Anderson Cooper: Did you ever see that person again? Issues such as the use of pseudonyms and the disclosure exception for law enforcement investigations may favor Daniels's position. She eventually moved on to the adult industry. Anderson Cooper: How was the conversation? And most importantly, I did not want my family and my child exposed to all the things that she's being exposed to right now. These statements can be seen in a tweet mocking the released police sketch of the man Daniels claims told her to drop her allegations of the affair, and have been claimed to be defamatory as they accuse Daniels of falsely accusing a person of threatening her. Editor's Note: The story was originally published on March 25, 2018. He never asked me not to tell anyone.
In his plea, Cohen implicated Trump, but did not identify him by name. Anderson Cooper: Did you have sex with him again? The Court set a July hearing date. The deal was an offer not to tell her story. But we did receive a letter from Mr. Cohen, individually, and Donald Trump, it-- it-- it's nonsense. Stormy Daniels: Oh, for sure.
It's all the proof I need. While Daniels was booked into the county jail, two other female adult entertainers who were arrested at the club for the same alleged violations were given summonses to appear in court and did not have their mugshots taken, unlike Daniels. No charges had been filed in connection with the Stormy Daniels-Trump scandal prior to Cohen's guilty plea. She also said that in 2011 she was threatened in front of her infant daughter after a fitness class in Las Vegas. Anderson Cooper: I mean, no one was putting a gun to your head? Stormy Daniels: He said that it was great, he had-- a great evening, and it was nothing like he expected, that I really surprised him, that a lotta people must underestimate me-- that he hoped that I would be willing to see him again and that we would discuss the things we had talked about earlier in the evening.
T-- taking, you know, the seats facing backwards in the backseat, diaper bag, you know, gettin' all the stuff out. But I-- if I did, I would know it right away. Anderson Cooper: Did you still get the sense that he was kind of dangling it in front of you-- Stormy Daniels: Oh, for sure, oh yeah. Anderson Cooper: Are you saying that can be seen as a contribution to benefit a campaign? Daniels filed a civil suit on March 6, 2018, in an attempt to nullify the nondisclosure agreement between her and Trump. Anderson Cooper: What if the president never reimbursed Michael Cohen? Trevor Potter: Well, and that certainly preceded the campaign.
But that didn't stop her from coming on 60 Minutes. The right looks at her like a treacherous rat. The company was founded by Cohen on October 17, 2016, in Delaware, and had received £500,000 from , an affiliate of 's. This is about the extent that Mr.
Stormy Daniels: I can't answer that right now. It was later reported that the lead detective on the vice squad in charge of the arrest was a supporter of Donald Trump. On August 21, 2018, Cohen pled guilty to eight charges, including tax fraud, bank fraud, and campaign finance violations, for his role in the payment, and implicated Trump. Stormy was formerly married to pornographic actor and director Pat Myne.