On Monday, U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood ruled that the government would have to provide Cohen's attorney with the seized documents in order to review it. Attorneys for Cohen say they want first crack.
So on one hand, Hannity is saying that he has no interest in the case, that his relationship with Cohen is casual, and that he doesn't need to be involved in the ongoing legal proceedings.
On his radio show Monday, Hannity said, "I never retained him in the traditional sense" and said he believed his conversations about legal questions were confidential.
In fairness to him, as I noted earlier, there does seem to be a scenario in which Hannity may have been honestly mistaken about whether he was a "client" of Cohen's or not.
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The raids were based partly on a referral by the Office of Special Counsel, Robert Mueller, who is investigating possible collusion between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation, according to court filings.
Monday's hearing in New York City follows an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid this month on the presidential lawyer's home and office.
"The client is a publicly prominent individual", Ryan said, arguing that the then-unnamed person would be "embarrassed" to be identified, but another attorney representing media outlets said that was not enough cause to keep the identity private. This is now officially an all-hands-on-deck effort to totally malign and, if possible, impeach the president of the United States.
During Tuesday's program, he called the raid "an unprecedented abuse of power".
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Despite his response, Connolly says that Fox has no choice but to fire Hannity immediately.
Hannity has delivered unwavering support for Trump for years, while Trump has helped Hannity soar to the best ratings in cable news.
On the Fox News Channel, the anchor Shepard Smith reported that his colleague's name had been mentioned as a third client of Mr. Cohen's in open court. Hannity sought Cohen's legal counsel only on matters involving Hannity and himself? Some people even think that Cohen must have "fixed" something for Hannity. That team is known as the investigative team.
It began with an appearance by porn actress Stormy Daniels, who was swarmed by photographers and almost fell as she was hustled into the courthouse, a scene that captured the sensational atmosphere around the case. Stormy Daniels - the porn actress who alleged she had a sexual affair with the president - made an appearance, stumbling on her high heels as she was swarmed by press. In Cohen's own estimation, he is Trump's Ray Donovan, the bruising television character who takes whatever steps are needed to fix problems for the tycoon he serves. The U.S. Attorney's Office said on Friday that it has been investigating Cohen for several months. Now, Cohen's attorneys had said that Cohen had been working with three clients, but in a court filing in the past 24 hours said that he only wanted to identify two of them.
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The attorneys clashed over who should be able to see records seized last week in an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on Cohen's home, hotel room, and offices. Both women claimed to have affairs with Trump, who has denied the allegations. She is trying to void the terms of a $130,000 hush-money settlement she reached with Cohen just before the 2016 presidential election.