Michael Avenatti

Michael Avenatti
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April 24, 2020 - 1:44 pm
Attorney Michael Avenatti has been temporarily released from a Manhattan jail due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one his lawyers, Dean Steward, told CNN .
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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2019, file photo, California attorney Michael Avenatti arrives at federal court to enter a plea to an indictment charging him with trying to extort up to $25 million from Nike in New York. A judge has allowed Avenatti to be temporarily freed from a federal jail in New York City and to ride out the coronavirus scare at a friend's house in Los Angeles. On Friday, April 10, 2020, U.S. District Judge James Selna said Avenatti may stay at the home of Jay Mannheimer, near Venice Beach, during the 90-day release period but he first must get tested for COVID-19 and be quarantined for 14 days at a Federal Bureau of Prisons facility. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
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April 11, 2020 - 4:19 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has allowed Michael Avenatti to be temporarily freed from a federal jail in New York City and to ride out the coronavirus scare at a friend's house in Los Angeles. The attorney, who rose to fame representing porn star Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald...
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Michael Avenatti in New York
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February 14, 2020 - 2:28 pm
A jury ruled attorney Michael Avenatti guilty on all accounts in the Nike extortion trial on Friday.
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Michael Avenatti in New York
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Elise Czajkowski
January 21, 2020 - 2:58 pm
Lawyers for Michael Avenatti say the disgraced attorney is being held in the prison cell that once held notorious drug kingpin El Chapo.
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Michael Avenatti
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January 15, 2020 - 7:56 am
Prosecutors say California attorney Michael Avenatti has been rearrested for alleged bail violations.
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Michael Avenatti
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October 08, 2019 - 5:33 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- An April trial date has been set for attorney Michael Avenatti to face charges that he ripped off his star client, Stormy Daniels. U.S. District Judge Deborah Batts set the April 21 trial date Tuesday at a Manhattan hearing. Avenatti's lawyer, Dean Steward, told Batts he'll file a...
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Michael Avenatti
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September 24, 2019 - 6:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has rejected California attorney Michael Avenatti's bid to move criminal charges that he defrauded porn star Stormy Daniels to his home state. U.S. District Judge Deborah Batts said Tuesday wire fraud and aggravated identity theft charges in a May indictment can be...
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May 22, 2019 - 3:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged with ripping off porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who made him famous. The allegations against Avenatti were revealed in charges filed Wednesday in New York. Federal prosecutors say Avenatti took money Daniels was supposed to...
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Michael Avenatti
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April 11, 2019 - 11:26 am
Federal prosecutors say attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged in a 36-count federal indictment in Southern California.
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March 25, 2019 - 1:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Michael Avenatti was arrested on Monday in New York. He is accused of trying to extort a publicly traded company. The Southern District of New York is accusing the celebrity lawyer of trying to extract more than $20 million in payments from Nike by threatening to use his...
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