Trump paid porn star $130,000 to stay silent over alleged affair – report

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the Guardian—Trump’s lawyer denies president had affair with Stormy Daniels in 2006Wall Street Journal alleges lawyer Michael Cohen oversaw payment in 2016Donald Trump’s lawyer has denied the president had an affair with an adult film star 12 years ago, but did not address a specific allegation that Trump paid her $130,000 to prevent her from discussing the encounter. Related: Trump's 'shithole' remark makes global headlines – but it doesn't quite translate Continue reading...

Trump's lawyer reportedly paid a porn star $130,000 just before the election to keep her quiet about an alleged sexual encounter with Trump. Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Donald Trump's top lawyer, Michael Cohen, paid $130,000 to a porn star so she wouldn't discuss an alleged 2006 sexual encounter with Trump, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. Stephanie Clifford, whose stage name is Stormy Daniels, has said privately that the encounter happened at a July 2006 celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe, the report says. One of President Donald Trump's top lawyers sent $130,000 to a...