Kathy Griffin shares old Cohen tweet about Clinton going to prison after plea deal
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Comedian and actress Kathy Griffin, a frequent critic of President TrumpDonald John TrumpWHCA calls on Trump to denounce video depicting him shooting media outlets Video of fake Trump shooting members of media shown at his Miami resort: report Trump hits Fox News's Chris Wallace over Ukraine coverage MORE, on Tuesday highlighted an old tweet from his former attorney, Michael Cohen, about 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonVideo of fake Trump shooting members of media shown at his Miami resort: report Ronan Farrow exposes how the media protect the powerful Kamala Harris to Trump Jr.: 'You wouldn't know a joke if one raised you' MORE going to prison.

Griffin quoted the tweet just hours after ABC News reported on Cohen's plea deal with federal prosecutors over his alleged campaign finance and tax fraud violations.

Other Trump critics and media observers also drew attention to Cohen's old tweet. 

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Cohen, who was formerly Trump's longtime personal attorney, is reportedly entering into a plea agreement with federal prosecutors in New York. 

The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York’s office is running the probe, which came after a referral from special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerFox News legal analyst says Trump call with Ukraine leader could be 'more serious' than what Mueller 'dragged up' Lewandowski says Mueller report was 'very clear' in proving 'there was no obstruction,' despite having 'never' read it Fox's Cavuto roasts Trump over criticism of network MORE's investigation. It remains unclear if Cohen's cooperation in this case will extend to other other federal investigations.