Trump critic Michael Avenatti arrested in $20 million Nike 'shakedown': prosecutors
Monday, 25 March 2019 Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, was charged Monday with extortion in what prosecutors called an attempt to "shake down" Nike Inc for over $20 million.
Attorney Michael Avenatti was accused of trying to extort over $20 million from Nike. According to Business Insider, Avenatti was released on a $300,000 bond in New York. During his first public remarks, Avenatti sai he will continue to fight against powerful people and corporation. He believes when...
According to Business Insider, Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team sent 14 criminal referrals to other prosecutors. Only two of those cases have been made public, including a case against President..
Michael Avenatti has been indicted in the Central District of California for various crimes he's committed. Deadspin says he faces 36 counts including wire fraud - that is, embezzling client funds, to..
Reuters reports Michael Avenatti has been indicted on charges of defrauding clients and the U.S. government out of millions of dollars. Avenatti is known for having represented adult film star Stormy..