II.K. The President's Conduct Involving Michael Cohen (Mueller Report 2020 Update)
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On Friday, June 19, 2020, the Department of Justice released unredacted portions of the Mueller Report relating to Roger Stone. In the days ahead, I'm planning to re-release sections of the Mueller Report with the newly available information. The only unredacted material in this section appears at 33:26 and ends at 33:47.

Part 11 of 12 from Section II. Factual Results of the Obstruction Investigation. This subsection of Volume 2, pages 134-156, details the President's conduct toward Michael Cohen with regard to Cohen's involvement in the Trump Tower Moscow Project, his statements to attempt to distance Trump from Russia, and conduct by the President once Cohen began cooperating with the Special Council.

The President's Conduct Involving Michael Cohen (1:00)

  1. Candidate Trump's Awareness of and Involvement in the Trump Tower Moscow Project (2:52)
  2. Cohen Determines to Adhere to a "Party Line" Distancing Candidate Trump From Russia (8:57)
  3. Cohen Submits False Statements to Congress Minimizing the Trump Tower Moscow Project in Accordance with the Party Line (10:43)
  4. The President Sends Messages of Support to Cohen (20:42)
  5. The President's Conduct After Cohen Began Cooperating with the Government (26:44)

Analysis (37:07)

  1. Obstructive act (37:16)
    1. Whether the President or others aided or participated in Cohen's false statements to Congress (37:38)
    2. Whether the President took actions that would have the natural tendency to prevent Cohen from providing truthful information to the government (40:35)
  2. Nexus to a proceeding (42:47)
  3. Intent (43:08)

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