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Lanny Davis corrected Cohen-the Trump Tower story
The media ran wild with Michael Cohen reported, claims about the Trump Tower; ‘MediaBuzz’ host Howard Kurtz weighs in.
Lanny Davis, the high-Power lawyer of President Trump, long-time “fixer”-turned-enemy, Michael Cohen, on Monday, he was admitted an anonymous source, the meeting for a bomb CNN story on the infamous in 2016, Trump Tower, after The “Washington Post” and outed him as a source for their own story.
Davis told BuzzFeed News on Monday night that he repents, the anonymous source is, as well as his later denial. The CNN story quoted several “sources” claimed Cohen, said President Trump knew in advance about the Trump Tower, and sit-down.
“I made a mistake,” Davis BuzzFeed said.
CNN, who has confessed, will not respond through his reporting, immediately to Fox News’ request for comment.
Davis spent the last days to walk back its bombshell allegations that his client might say, Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the Trump note of the meeting with a Russian lawyer to discuss potentially damaging information on Hillary Clinton.
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Trump has denied knowledge of all, and fired again the following CNN report from last month.
“I didn’T know of the meeting with my son, Don jr. Sounds to me like someone is trying to invent stories out of a relationship-free jam (Taxi, perhaps?). He kept Bill and Crooked Hillary’s lawyer. Gee, I wonder if you have helped him a choice!” Trump tweeted on July 27.
The CNN-report from 27. July headlined, “Cohen claimed Trump knew in the run-up to the 2016 Trump Tower meeting”, – quotes “sources with knowledge” contradict repeated denials by Trump and his surrogates, as reported by Fox News already. The CNN report led to countless cable-news segments and sent other messages to correspond to organizations scurrying.
Among them The Washington Post. On Sunday, the newspaper in an interview published in the Davis backpedaled.
Davis tried to clean up his comments in interviews last week, according to Cohen pleaded guilty to campaign Finance violations of human rights, tax evasion and the banks have cheated, told the Post he “would have been clear” that he “could not confirm regardless of what is happening.”
Davis said he regretted his “mistake”.
“Davis’ latest comments doubt as to what it can know Cohen, including the June 2016 meeting in New York’s Trump Tower, visited the trump, the eldest son of a Russian lawyer,” the Post wrote on Sunday evening.
Davis went back to the accusations last week in an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper, he was asked whether there is evidence that Trump knew about the meeting before it happened.
“No, it is not,” said Davis.
He told BuzzFeed on Monday evening about his comments to Cooper: “I don’t mean to be cute.”
Fox News’ Brian Flood, and The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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