PBS NewsHour

What does Michael Cohen’s guilty plea mean for Trump?

Clip: 08/21/2018 | 12m 12s | Video has closed captioning.

President Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges including campaign finance violations for paying off women at Trump's direction, bank fraud and more than $4 million in tax evasion. The deal could result in prison time. Judy Woodruff learns more from Jessica Roth of Yeshiva University Cardozo School of Law Andrea Bernstein of WNYC.

Aired: 08/21/18

Rating: NR

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