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Sen. Grassley refers Avenatti and Swetnick to Justice for a criminal probe

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, on Thursday referred lawyer Michael Avenatti and Julie Swetnick – one of the women who accused now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of misconduct – to the Department of Justice for a ...

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Avenatti is Trump’s Trump-like adversary

Michael Avenatti, seen here leaving Federal Court in New York on April 16, uses Twitter and TV appearances to his advantage. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue

Ten weeks ago, Michael Avenatti was a California lawyer known for his successes in class-action lawsuits. Then he sued President Donald Trump on behalf of adult-film actress Stormy Daniels and – through an extraordinarily aggressive media campaign – parlayed a ...

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Porn star’s lawyer says Russian paid Trump attorney Cohen

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Stormy Daniels’ lawyer said Tuesday he has information showing that Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney, received $500,000 from a company associated with a Russian billionaire within months of paying hush money to Daniels, a ...

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Stormy Daniels attorney predicts Michael Cohen will ‘flip,’ cooperate with federal prosecutors

The lawyer representing porn star Stormy Daniels in her lawsuit against President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen predicted that Cohen will “flip” and cooperate with federal prosecutors in a related criminal investigation in Manhattan. Michael Avenatti, interviewed Sunday on ...

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If you sue a billionaire president, can crowdfunding level the legal playing field?

Porn star Stormy Daniels wants help with legal expenses after filing a lawsuit against President Donald Trump – costs that are likely to climb to hundreds of thousands of dollars. She put out a plea on a fundraising website and ...

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