The democratic Congressman said that Trump could face prison after the termination of the mandate
Adam Schiff has linked this capability with information that the lawyer of the President of the United States, Cohen had paid the money to the ex-pornographic actress and former centerfolds in exchange for silence about the alleged sexual relationship with trump.
WASHINGTON, December 10. /TASS/. The senior Democrat in the Committee of the house of representatives on intelligence, Adam Schiff, whom designate a post of the Chairman of this Committee in the new composition of Congress, believes that Donald Trump may be charged after the expiry of his presidential term. With this opinion the Congressman spoke in the broadcast of “face the nation” CBS television on Sunday.
“There is a very real possibility that in the day when Donald trump will leave his post, the Ministry of justice could charge him with. He could be the first in a long time, a President who truly faces a prison term, says Schiff. — We discussed the issue a pardon that the President may propose those or other people or who he can tease. But the greater question may arise in the future, when the next President will decide whether to pardon him Donald trump”.
Democrat linked the possibility of being charged Trump with the data, which became known on Friday, when Federal prosecutors in new York’s borough of Manhattan filed in new York documents, from which it follows that the trump lawyer Michael Cohen was paid the money to the ex-pornographic actress and former centerfolds in exchange for their silence about the alleged sexual relationship with the current occupant of the White house on direct orders of the latter.
As noted by the Associated Press, this is the first case when the investigators pointed to a potential link with the alleged trump a Federal crime. However, no charges directly to the President in documents not contained. Trump previously denied that he knew about the payments, arguing that Cohen had acted without his knowledge.