Stormy Daniels offers to pay back Donald Trump 'affair hush money'

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The actress known as Stormy Daniels says she wants to speak publicly about her relationship with Trump, which allegedly occurred from 2006 to 2006 - shortly after Trump's wife, First Lady Melania Trump, gave birth to their son Barron.

In a letter sent to Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen, Daniels has offered to wire the money to an account of Trump's choosing.

With the 60 Minutes interview and a series of tweets from Clifford's lawyer, Michael Avenatti, taunting Cohen last week, the actress and her lawyer were pursuing an aggressive strategy to pressure the President.

Neither Cohen nor Rosen immediately responded to Fox News' request for comment on whether they would accept Daniels' offer to return the payment.

Cohen has maintained that the money with which he paid Clifford came from his personal funds and was not reimbursed by the president at any time. The president and Cohen have denied that Trump had an affair with Daniels.

According to the New York Times, CBS is now fact-checking the 60 Minutes segment and submitting it to the network's legal team for review.

If the president's attorneys reject the offer however, it could be seen as acknowledging the existence of the nondisclosure agreement and that it directly involves President Trump. If the judge agrees, Daniels will be free to talk about the alleged affair without fear of any financial reprisals from Trump and his lawyer.

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The letter also seeks agreement that no action will be taken to try to prevent Clifford's recent interview with "60 Minutes" from airing.

Trump did not sign the agreement where it said 'David Dennison'.

As part of the lawsuit seeking to declare the non-disclosure agreement null and void, Mr Avenatti released a copy of the alleged settlement.

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee-Sanders said last week that "arbitration was won in the President's favour" regarding the case, according to CNN.

The contract, known as a nondisclosure agreement (NDA), was executed on October 28, 2016. Still, Daniels has filed a complaint that her nondisclosure agreement with Donald is invalid since Cohen first spoke about the matter, which included a $130,000 payoff for Daniels, as well as President Trump's failure to sign the document.

Is the White House trying to block it?

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