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# plea deal

This year
Trump's ex-lawyer pleads guilty over efforts to overturn election loss, agrees to testify
Sidney Powell may be called to give evidence against Trump on a later date, as part of her plea.
All time
Jailed former Trump lawyer says he felt he was duty-bound 'to cover up his dirty deeds'
Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison.
Former Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress over Russian business deal
The US president called Michael Cohen a “weak person” who is lying to get a lighter sentence.
Long-time Trump lawyer Michael Cohen tells judge he will plead guilty to several charges
He is expected in court this evening.
McGregor to be evaluated to see how many anger management classes he needs
The MMA fighter struck a plea deal in New York yesterday.
Roman Polanski in legal bid to return to US
The Polish-born filmmaker was accused of drugging and raping an underage girl in 1977.
Judge refuses to say if Roman Polanski will serve jail time as he plots return to US
Polanski “wants answers – and will only show up if he likes the answers,” the district attorney said.
Roman Polanski wants assurances he won't serve jail time as he plots return to US
The film director fled the US over 40 years ago.
The man who hacked nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence gets 9 months in jail
Edward Majercyzk hacked more than 300 email and other online accounts.
The case against Bill Cosby may be about to fall apart
A decade-old agreement could end the case.
An American teenager has barely escaped prosecution for sexually exploiting... himself
The 17-year-old and his girlfriend have been caught in an anti-’sexting’ crossfire.