Michael Cohen said Trump bought porn star Stormy Daniels’ silence for $130,000 during the 2016 campaign

Disgraced felon and disbarred lawyer Michael Cohen said in his book that even as Trump tried to purchase porn star Stormy Daniels’ quietness for $130,000 during the 2016 campaign, he saw little drawback if the account of their undertaking got open to world.

Moreover, Cohen composed, Trump figured that if the issue got known, he’d need to pay his significant other Melania unquestionably more in a divorce settlement. Cohen says Trump later repaid her the $130,000 settlement with counterfeit legal fees.

Daniels has said she had an illicit relationship with Trump in 2006, around the time Melania Trump was pregnant with the Trumps’ child, Barron. The Stormy Daniels tale is from an Associated Press report on Cohen’s book, “Disloyal: A Memoir.”