Michael Avenatti arrested for alleged extortion attempt on Nike

U.S. prosecutors on two coasts have charged President Donald Trump critic and attorney Michael Avenatti with extortion and bank and wire fraud. Spokesman Ciaran McEvoy says the lawyer best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against Trump faces federal charges in New York and California.
Published: 12:20 PM PDT March 25, 2019
Updated: 12:15 PM PDT March 25, 2019