Running / Donald Trump / California / onetime

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Michael Avenatti in Police Custody After Domestic Violence Accusation

Posted On: Nov 14, 2018   |   Posted By: Time

WASHINGTON - A law enforcement official says Michael Avenatti is in police custody in Los Angeles following an allegation of domestic violence.
The official says Avenatti was taken into custody Wednesday. Police had responded to a domestic violence incident a day earlier and took a report.
The official wasn't authorized to discuss the matter publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.
Avenatti remained in custody Wednesday evening and a call and text message seeking comment weren't immediately returned.
Avenatti is best known as the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, who has said she had sex with President Donald Trump in 2006. Trump has denied having an affair.
Avenatti is also mulling a 2020 presidential run.

Continue reading ...

 






The last Posts from Time



Bad batch of Romaine lettuce traced to single California farm

Bad batch of Romaine lettuce traced to single California farm

Health officials on Thursday said that a bad batch of Romaine lettuce that caused an E. coli outbreak was traced back to a farm in central California. The Center for Disease... Read more ...

Wealthy family will pay you $100K to travel world, take photos

Wealthy family will pay you $100K to travel world, take photos

A wealthy family is looking for photographers to travel the world and take photos for them. They'll pay for your travel, food and accommodation expenses. Read more ...

Trump Inauguration Committee Under Criminal Probe: WSJ

Trump Inauguration Committee Under Criminal Probe: WSJ

President Trump's inaugural committee is the subject of a criminal probe by federal prosecutors, according to an exclusive Wall Street Journal report released Thursday. Sources... Read more ...

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

The president says he never directed his onetime personal attorney Michael Cohen to do anything wrong. Cohen pleaded guilty Wednesday to making illegal payments before the 2016... Read more ...

Outraged over Khashoggi's murder, Senate votes to end U.S. support of Saudi...

Outraged over Khashoggi's murder, Senate votes to end U.S. support of Saudi Arabia in Yemen war

The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to cease military assistance to Saudi Arabia and its coalition airstrikes in Yemen, which have resulted in the deaths of thousands of... Read more ...

Reports: French police kill suspected Christmas market shooter

Reports: French police kill suspected Christmas market shooter

French police have stopped the suspect of the Strasbourg attack, according to reports. Read more ...

DOJ veterans say Trump's latest defense in the Michael Cohen case is rarely...

DOJ veterans say Trump's latest defense in the Michael Cohen case is rarely successful and could spectacularly backfire on him

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to assert his innocence after his former lawyer, Michael Cohen, admitted to violating campaign-finance laws at his boss's... Read more ...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a conspiracy against the US

Suspected Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty Thursday to engaging in a conspiracy against the US. Butina has long been suspected of working with a high-ranking Russian... Read more ...

The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: Here's how and when to watch

The Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: Here's how and when to watch

This will be the last - and strongest - meteor shower of the year, according to NASA. Read more ...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect money for drugs

Detectives later learned the "intruder" was a drug dealer and he was coming to collect a debt owed for methamphetamine, police said. Read more ...