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Michael Cohen, a personal lawyer for President Trump, leaves federal court in New York City in April. His legal troubles may test his loyalty to Trump, which has been built over years of protecting his boss in part by using legal threats. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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LISTEN: How Michael Cohen Protects Trump By Making Legal Threats

Michael Cohen is facing legal peril. But he's usually the one using legal pressure to fix issues for Donald Trump before they become problems. NPR has audio of Cohen making threats in 2015.

Michael Cohen, a personal lawyer for President Trump, leaves federal court in New York City in April. His legal troubles may test his loyalty to Trump, which has been built over years of protecting his boss in part by using legal threats. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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LISTEN: How Michael Cohen Protects Trump By Making Legal Threats

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Ronzio del Pomeriggio Martin Fondse
Farewell Little People
Tomorrow Eyes Remy Van Kesteren
Music For a French Elevator The Books

Rosanna Arquette arrives at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 21 in Los Angeles. Jordan Strauss/Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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Arquette: After Rejecting Weinstein, 'I Had A Completely Different Career'

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Occasional Magic Yppah
The Jingle King Cassette

Ninety-seven years after the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 took place, Oliva Hooker, 103, is thought to be the last surviving witness. Nellie Gilles/Radio Diaries hide caption

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Meet The Last Surviving Witness To The Tulsa Race Riot Of 1921

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Up We Go Peter Sandberg
Fire [Instrumental] Andy Bird & Andrew Bird
Very Last Straw Syncopaths
Black Orchid The Souljazz Orchestra
Anchors Aweigh Glenn Miller
The Traitor Menahan Street Band
Still Corners The Fixer
Mean Lids Another Time Around the Sun
Adeniji The Budos Band
There's a Light Bushy
New Land Michel Banabila

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