Former Trump lawyer to testify publicly before Congress


Former Trump lawyer to testify publicly before Congress

US President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen has agreed to testify publicly before Congress next month.

Last month Cohen had pleaded guilty to financial crimes and was sentenced to three years behind bars.

The announcement of a Cohen hearing before the Congress is widely seen as the first sign that the Democratic takeover of the House of Representatives could lead to much greater scrutiny of the presidency.

Mary MacCarthy has more