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Michael Cohen, former Donald Trump lawyer pleads guilty to lying to Congress

Michael Cohen, an ex-president of President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty to lying to Congress about the work he did in a real estate deal with the president in Russia. Cohen made a surprise appearance this Thursday morning in a court in New York to begin the plea. He admitted to having made false statements in 2017 before the Select Committee on Intelligence of the US Senate. about a plan to build a Trump Tower in Moscow. In August, Cohen pleaded guilty to other federal charges related to his taxi business, bank fraud and his work in the Trump campaign. The appearance before the court is ongoing.

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