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Why Trump Should Fear Michael Avenatti More Than Bob Mueller

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Quick: What's the basis of the civil lawsuit that high-profile attorney Michael Avenatti is pursuing on behalf of adult film actress Stormy Daniels? It might take you more than a few seconds to recall that the suit is based on an agreement that Daniels signed shortly before the 2016 election, promising not to disclose her sexual relationship with Donald Trump. She's asking a California trial judge to declare that the agreement isn't enforceable against her because Trump never signed the document, and because it's void for public policy reasons, too. Avenatti has been racing from one...
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