Cohen spotted dining out at NY restaurant following guilty plea
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpAverage tax refunds down double-digits, IRS data shows White House warns Maduro as Venezuela orders partial closure of border with Colombia Trump administration directs 1,000 more troops to Mexican border MORE’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen was seen dining out at a New York restaurant hours after he implicated Trump while pleading guilty to campaign finance violations.

Cohen was spotted at Le Bilboque, a bistro just off of Madison Avenue, for dinner on Tuesday, Page Six reported Wednesday.

A source told Page Six that Cohen “seemed pretty relaxed” and spent much of his time at the restaurant typing messages on his phone.


“He wasn’t trying to hide,” the source said. “He wasn’t cornered away in the back or anything — he was at the front, right when you walked in.”

Cohen on Tuesday pleaded guilty to eight charges of bank fraud, tax fraud and campaign finance violations. He implicated Trump in the campaign finance charges, saying the president directed him to make hush-money payments ahead of the 2016 election to women who said they had affairs with Trump.

Cohen’s plea deal didn’t include an agreement to cooperate, but his attorney Lanny Davis has said Cohen is willing to tell special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE’s team “all that he knows” related to Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the election and possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.