The FBI looked for records related to payments made to a former porn star in addition to also an ex-Playboy type who say they had affairs with President Donald Trump when agents raided the office of the president’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, on Monday, The fresh York Times reported.
Cohen has admitted he paid $130,000 to the adult film star, Stormy Daniels, shortly before the 2016 election as part of a nondisclosure agreement. The type, Karen McDougal, received $150,000 by the parent company of The National Enquirer. The CEO of that will company, American Media, will be friends with Trump. Both women claim they had sexual relations with Trump while he was married.
Federal prosecutors in fresh York obtained a search warrant to carry out the raid. the idea followed a referral by special counsel Robert Mueller, who will be investigating Russian efforts to interfere from the 2016 election. He will be also looking into possible Trump campaign cooperation with Moscow, a prospect Trump has repeatedly denied.