Michael Cohen Lawyers to Quote DMX & Swizz Beatz In an Attempt To make Light of Prison

HipHop News Posted on December 5, 2018 at 9:25am

Michael Cohen Lawyers to Quote DMX & Swizz Beatz In an Attempt To make Light of Prison

It's dark, and the cells of the prison were hot.

New York – Lawyers for Michael Cohen, the disgraced former attorney for Donald Trump, unexpectedly introduced DMX on their client's case. Cohen's legal team cited the multi-platinum rapper sentence for tax evasion as an example of why your client should avoid time behind bars.

DMX faces up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to tax evasion in November of 2017. In March 2018, was sentenced to a year behind bars and ordered to pay $2.3 million in restitution to the IRS. centered-ad {

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After Michael Cohen invokes @DMX's tax case to avoid jail, @mayawiley, @LawProfButler and @chucknicecomic spontaneously quote lines DMX to analyze the argument of Cohen in the sentencing memo in The Beat: pic.twitter.com/X6lhEGnDwv

— TheBeat w/Ari Melber (@TheBeatWithAri) December 5, 2018

Cohen pleaded guilty to tax evasion, making false statements and campaign finance violations in August of 2018. Ahead of his judgment of 12 December,


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