Skip to comments.Judge rejects Michael Cohen's plea for early prison release amid coronavirus
Posted on 03/24/2020 1:42:15 PM PDT by yesthatjallen
A federal judge on Tuesday rejected a plea from Michael Cohen for a sentence reduction as the coronavirus spreads across New York, where President Trumps former lawyer is serving a three-year prison term.
In a two-page order, U.S. District Court Judge William Pauley appeared unmoved by Cohens latest sentence-reduction request and largely deferred to federal prosecutors who said the former fixer was manifestly ineligible for compassionate release.
Ten months into his prison term, its time that Cohen accept the consequences of his criminal convictions for serious crimes that had far reaching institutional harms, Pauley wrote.
Cohen has been incarcerated since last May at a minimum-security federal prison in Otisville, N.Y., some 75 miles northwest of New York City, following convictions for financial crimes, campaign finance violations and lying to Congress.
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Nice try, Mike, but no go......................
Appointed by Bill Clinton
That disgusting rat can just sit there and rot.
Sounds like the ‘Rats have not accepted Cohen into the club.
And he thought he did such a good job of turning on Trump too.
Nobody respects weak man.
Mar. 4, 2020....Washington Examiner also on Page Six...
Rosie O’Donnell is helping Michael Cohen negotiate $10 Million Dollar tell-all book deal!