Ms Daniels her real name is Stephanie Clifford alleges she and Mr Trump had sex in , and that he has been trying to keep it quiet ever since. A lawyer for Ms Daniels has made claims of a cover-up, and others have raised questions about potentially illegal campaign payments. The president rejects all the allegations, and lawyers are suing Ms Daniels back for breaking this deal. Mr Trump denies that any money from his presidential campaign was used to buy Ms Daniels' silence, and says that the affair never happened.
Stormy Daniels–Donald Trump scandal
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New York: In yet another explosive interview, porn star Stormy Daniels fired shots at former US President Donald Trump and recalled having sex with him as the "worst 90 seconds of her life". Interestingly, she made the revelations during an interview with Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen. According to Daniels, she and Donald Trump had an affair between and , around the time when his wife Melania gave birth to their son Barron Trump. It should be noted that Michael Cohen was the one who made Daniels sign a non-disclosure contract to keep quiet about the affair.
'Least impressive sex' with Donald Trump, writes Porn star Stormy Daniels in her memoir
Stephanie Clifford born March 17, ,    known professionally as Stormy Daniels , is an American pornographic actress , film director ,   and former stripper. In , Daniels became involved in a legal dispute with U. Trump's spokespeople have denied the affair and accused Daniels of lying. Stephanie Gregory was born on March 17, ,   to Sheila and Bill Gregory, who divorced about three or four years later. She was subsequently raised by her mother.
Trump's then lawyer Michael Cohen denied Trump had the alleged affair at first and sought to suppress the allegation based on the NDA, but a month later publicly acknowledged making the payment. Besides other issues, questions also raised as to whether the payment violated federal campaign finance laws , either because the payment was not duly disclosed as a campaign contribution or because campaign funds may have been used towards the payment. Cohen also faces discipline from the State Bar of New York under the New York Rules of Professional Conduct that prohibits lawyers making loans to clients due to this disclosure. In August , Cohen pleaded guilty to eight criminal charges, including a campaign finance violation for Daniels' payment. He stated under oath that he paid her "in coordination with and at the direction of a candidate for federal office".