Federal Judge Just Gave Trump The Green Light To Intervene In Michael Cohen Investigation
New broke out on Friday that a federal judge in Manhattan granted Donald Trump’s request to intervene in the court hearing regarding his longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen.
The FBI raided Cohen’s home earlier this week and obtained records, files, and audio recordings. This got Trump and his allies worried, causing the president to file an application to intervene in the case against Cohen.
Erica Orden, a political reporter for The Wall Street Journal broke the news via Twitter on Friday.
“The Court GRANTS the application of President Trump to intervene in this proceeding. SO ORDERED,” she tweeted.
"President Trump" was, officially, granted intervention in the Cohen case. pic.twitter.com/0fqDnOVPlj
— Chris Geidner (@chrisgeidner) April 13, 2018