• Federal prosecutors say 'Cohen deceived the voting public' and 'knowingly sought to undermine core institutions of our democracy,' explaining why he deserves prison time

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Federal prosecutors recommended Michael Cohen receive "a substantial term of imprisonment" for crimes to which he's pleaded guilty despite his efforts to be cooperative.
    They recommended Cohen receive a 3.5-year sentence and that he pay a $100,000 fine.
    The prosecutors in their recommendation emphasized that Cohen "deceived the voting public by hiding alleged facts that he believed would have had a substantial effect on the election."
    Prosecutors suggested a "deceptive" nature of Cohen's conduct outweighs his more recent efforts to cooperate with prosecutors...
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