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Experts explain why Michael Cohen would make the surprising decision to break up with his lawyers - and if he's signaling he may be ready to flip

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Experts reacted to news that President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen was breaking up with his legal team.
They explained what rationale could be behind the surprise parting of ways, and if the split means it is more likely Cohen will soon agree to cooperate with prosecutors.
Cohen is under criminal investigation for possible campaign-finance violations, bank fraud, and wire fraud following the FBI's April raids on his home, office, and hotel room.
Wednesday's widespread reporting that President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen was breaking up...
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Alan Dershowitz: Michael Cohen's search for new lawyers 'could signal an attempt to make a friendly deal'

Alan Dershowitz: Michael Cohen's search for new lawyers 'could signal an attempt to make a friendly deal'

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Harvard law professor and famed defense attorney Alan Dershowitz spoke to Business Insider on Wednesday about new developments in the case involving President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen.
Dershowitz said it appears Cohen is seeking an attorney who specializes in cutting deals.
"The key is to find out who the new lawyer is," Dershowitz said.
Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz told Business Insider on Wednesday that it appears likely that President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer is seeking an attorney who specializes in dealmaking after...
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