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Trump: My other lawyers are wondering if they’ll be raided

Trump: My other lawyers are wondering if they’ll be raided
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Dems add five candidates to ‘Red to Blue’ program White House notifies Russia that no new sanctions are coming: report Senators push HHS to negotiate lower prices on opioid overdose reversal drug MORE said on Sunday that his lawyers are wondering if they will also be subject to raids after the FBI raided his personal lawyer Michael Cohen’s office, home and hotel room last week.

Trump tweeted that “attorney client privilege is now a thing of the past” and said his lawyers are probably wondering when they will be raided.

The FBI raided Cohen’s office, home and hotel room on Monday, reportedly seizing documents and bank records about his dealings with the adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, whom Cohen paid $130,000 as part of a nondisclosure agreement concerning an alleged affair with Trump.

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The Justice Department said on Friday that Cohen had been under criminal investigation in New York for months because of his business dealings.

The FBI also seized recordings Cohen made with the lawyers of two women who said they had affairs with the president.

Trump and Cohen have attempted to block federal prosecutors from using the seized recordings.

Trump has reportedly also been privately considering firing Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay RosensteinMcConnell: Senate won't take up Mueller protection bill The rule-of-law party must unite around Mueller GOP chairmen extend deadline for DOJ decision to turn over 'Comey memos' MORE, who approved the search warrant for Cohen.