Trump antagonist Avenatti's extortion trial in New York may be delayed after arrest

Credit: Reuters- Published on January 15, 2020
Michael Avenatti's criminal trial for trying to extort Nike Inc may be delayed following the celebrity lawyer's unexpected arrest late on Tuesday in California for allegedly violating his bail conditions in a separate criminal case.
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Published on January 15, 2020 -  00:38
Just Do It? US Judge Rules On Avenatti's Motion To Delay Nike Extortion Trial
A US judge on Tuesday rejected Michael Avenattiโ€™s request to delay his upcoming criminal trial in Manhattan. Scheduled for January 21st, 2020, the trial concerns whether the celebrity lawyer tried to extort Nike Inc. District Judge Paul Gardeph decided with federal prosecutors and Avenattiโ€™s lawyers not to disturb the trial schedule. According to Reuters, the judge said he did not believe the prosecutors had violated rules by doing a last-minute 'document dump.

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