Michael Avenatti arrested by feds at California State Bar Listening to / Boing Boing


TV-talking lawyer of Stormy Daniels vs. Donald Trump fame is now in federal custody

Michael Avenatti was arrested right now.

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Fairly a change of fortune for the previous cable information darling and wannabe presidential candidate. The dude is in federal custody proper now.

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The Daily Beast has more.

Reporter Jason McGahan of The Daily Beast wrote tonight from Los Angeles, “Simply moments in the past ex-Stormy Daniels legal professional Michael Avenatti was taken out of the California State Bar Court docket in LA the custody of federal brokers.”

“Avenatti was taken into federal custody round 6pm PST throughout a break in testimony in a disciplinary case through which he was testifying to accusations he stole a whole bunch of 1000’s of from a shopper,” adds McGahan.

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Extra at The Daily Beast.

Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Information tweeted, “Per this courtroom doc, lawyer Michael Avenatti has been arrested for violating phrases of his pretrial launch. It’s unclear what these phrases had been. Was set to start trial on extorting Nike subsequent week in NYC.”

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