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"I'm Todd ant. Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer and fixer is facing prison time for campaign finance violations in New York to congress and special counsel, Robert Muller's probe and new court filings. Prosecutors say although Cohen cooperated he should get a substantial prison time, here's ABC's chief legal analyst, Dan Abrahams. Smaller saying, yes, he's been very helpful. Yes. It's at the core of the Russia investigation. But we're not asking for any additional leniency in connection with that other case world K if he serves his time for us at the same time as he serves the southern district time, but we're not asking you to reduce that amount of time below four to five years in a separate court filing. This special counsel's office says former a Trump campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, lied to investigators after signing a plea agreement about communication with the administration James Alex fields junior the manager of his car into a crowd of counter protesters at a white a white nationalist rally in Virginia last year found guilty of first degree murder. He showed no emotion in court. Antiwar anti-government. Protesters."