BREAKING: FBI believed then-candidate Donald Trump was closely involved in a scheme to hide hush-money payments to adult film star Stormy Daniels, unsealed court documents from a campaign finance case against Michael Cohen show. https://nbcnews.to/2XW9rm9
The documents, released Thursday, also describe “series of calls, text messages, and emails” between Cohen, Trump, Hope Hicks, Keith Davidson — an attorney for Stormy Daniels — and David Pecker, an exec. of the company that published the National Enquirer. https://nbcnews.to/32z1Gpz
The unsealed documents say that Hope Hicks called Michael Cohen on the night of Oct. 8, 2016 at 7:20 p.m — the first time she had called him in weeks — and that Trump joined the call seconds later. https://nbcnews.to/32z1Gpz
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