The secret hit among the Top News from the US this week has taken on Friday afternoon, a menacing turn. According to research by Bloomberg government study now lawyers in New York, whether the publisher of the tabloid magazine "the National Enquirer" made a punishable offence, as he threatened Amazon-Chef Jeff Bezos the publication of intimate photos. This confrontation of the publisher, American Media Inc. (AMI), whose Boss David Pecker is friends with Donald Trump , may not survive.
Allegedly, want to meet New York's Federal Prosecutor, soon, with the representatives of Jeff Bezos, to learn more about the affair. You are interested in, in particular, whether the E-Mails comply with the publication of the threat of the offence of extortion. So AMI would have a in the autumn, completed a Deal with the prosecutors violated, the granted beloved the publisher impunity in connection with the payment of 150'000 dollars in hush money to a Trump. In the Agreement, AMI promised to break for three years, and not the laws otherwise not applicable to the Deal. AMI white: A company is prosecuted, in the USA poor chances of Survival.
The company "AMI is not just going bankrupt, only you know it," tweeted the New York marketing Professor Scott Galloway. To threaten Bezos by E-Mail, was a "terrible Business decision". AMI I in addition, the prosecutors now Bezos. "The focus the most, most disciplined and the most resource-equipped man, has a new target disorder? No, Destruction."
Bezos out-braked the sheet and informed self
The explosive Story began last year, when the tabloid "National Enquirer" the private life of the 130 billion dollars richest man in the world turned. Said to be the largest Research of its history, persecuted journalists for four months, Bezos, 55, and his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez, 49, "in five member States, about 64000 miles ... private jets, limousine, helicopter flights, romantic walks and five star hide and seek".
a twelve-page, richly illustrated Story was Planned for January. A how Bezos decides but myself about his skill. As the Amazon-learned-in-chief of the history, he informed the world on may 9. January about the pending divorce from his wife, MacKenzie.
Frustrated, to be dried, printed by the "Enquirer", the special edition with the Bezos-sweeping blow, a week earlier than planned. Bezos, in turn, the unwanted just did not sit position. He instructed his security officer Gavin de Becker, the backgrounds of the "Enquirer"story to uncover.
The Investigation of the well-known Star, the protector will be the AMI-publishing soon uncomfortable. Outright threat of a longer story that is at the beginning of last week, in the – 2013, Jeff Bezos purchased the Washington Post, which speculated about the political background of the "Enquirer"-Research. Now AMI-lawyers for the accelerator. You ask, Bezos should whistle back De Becker's detectives and publicly declare that he had no knowledge of political motives behind the AMI-reporting.
The Deal should, of course, be behind-the-Scenes negotiations. But AMI wasn't expecting the resistance of online trading-Tycoons and publisher. On Thursday, Bezos went on the Offensive, and the received Mails of the AMI printed-lawyers.
The needed courage. One of the emails describes what is seen on the a total of ten photos, among other things, to: "A Selfie from below the belt, commonly known as a "dick pic,"", "Mr. Bezos ... in tight Shorts, in which the erect manhood penetrates through the pants store". Also, Lauren Sanchez, actress, TV journalist and helicopter pilot, was a Selfie. It will show in a "red dress with a plunging neckline and insight into the lower regions".
He had to act, writes Bezos online. "If I can't defend my Position against this extortion, how many can then?" Professionals evaluate his escape to the front as a PR Coup. These images would have run otherwise, "for many years to him", says Mark Lukasiewicz from Hofstra University. He made you according to his rules publicly, "he turned the story".
intelligence services could have procured the photos
in addition to the criminal consequences, however, remains open, what is behind the "Enquirer"article. A possible source of the photos could be Lauren's brother, Michael Sanchez, a well-known Hollywood Agent who is friends with the Trump crony Roger Stone.
But the brother vehemently against this accusation. He claims, with the Anti-Bezos-campaign I want to make AMI Trump happy. In this case, the photos of foreign intelligence services could have been procured, even by those of Saudi Arabia, against the Bezos' Washington Post after the Khashoggi-murder campaign.
Also, this is likely of interest to the New York state lawyers burning. (Sunday newspaper)
Created: 10.02.2019, 10:28 PM