BREAKING! Michael Avenatti FEDERALLY charged!! [Updated with details]

In yet another day of magical amazing news, slimeball scumbucket Michael Avenatti is in big big trouble:

The Manhattan US Attorney’s office said Monday that it is charging attorney Michael Avenatti “for attempting to extract more than $20 million in payments from a publicly traded company by threatening to use his ability to garner publicity to inflict substantial financial and reputational harm on the company if his demands were not met.”


Good luck with that, buddy.

We’ll post more info as it becomes available.

UPDATE: Here are the charges.

And some response:


Update – here’s what Avenatti tweeted just about an hour ago:

Sooooooo it sounds like he screwed up huh?


It looks like they have him ON TAPE!!

WOW. Now that is an amazing turn of events.



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