U.S. calls Michael Avenatti request to subpoena Nike a 'fishing expedition'
Tuesday, 24 September 2019 U.S. prosecutors urged a Manhattan federal judge to reject Michael Avenatti's request to subpoena Nike Inc, calling it a "fishing expedition" unrelated to a criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer of extortion.
Michael Avenatti on Tuesday withdrew his request to subpoena sportswear giant Nike Inc. The move was connected to the federal criminal case accusing the embattled lawyer of extortion. According to Reuters, the company said prosecutors already possessed all the documents he sought. The withdrawal came...
A US judge on Tuesday rejected Michael Avenatti’s request to delay his upcoming criminal trial in Manhattan. Scheduled for January 21st, 2020, the trial concerns whether the celebrity lawyer tried to..