‘This is what happens when you elect a moron to the presidency’: Michael Avenatti claps back at Trump’s ‘Horseface’ tweet toward Stormy Daniels

Mary Altaffer/AP Attorney Michael Avenatti fired a warning shot in response to President Donald Trump’s tweets in which he called Avenatti’s client, adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, “Horseface.” “I’m a father to two daughters … how do you tell your kids to look up to the president of the United States when he behaves in this […]

Michael Avenatti takes a victory lap after Wall Street Journal reports Trump directed an effort to keep Stormy Daniels silent earlier this year

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Michael Avenatti, the attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels, took a victory lap on Tuesday in response to a Wall Street Journal report saying Trump directed his former longtime lawyer Michael Cohen and his son Eric Trump to coordinate a legal effort to keep his client quiet. “Once again, we have been […]

Michael Avenatti said he has ‘significant evidence’ that Brett Kavanaugh participated in sexual misconduct in high school

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Attorney Michael Avenatti claimed he has evidence that Brett Kavanaugh, nominee for the Supreme Court, participated in sexual misconduct in high school. He said that at multiple house parties in the early 1980s, Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge plied women with alcohol and drugs “in order to allow a ‘train’ of men […]

Michael Avenatti said he has ‘significant evidence’ that Brett Kavanaugh participated in sexual misconduct in high school

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Attorney Michael Avenatti claimed he has evidence that Brett Kavanaugh, nominee for the Supreme Court, participated in sexual misconduct in high school. He said that at multiple house parties in the early 1980s, Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge plied women with alcohol and drugs “in order to allow a ‘train’ of men […]

‘How ya like me now?!’: Stormy Daniels and Michael Avenatti are taking a victory lap after Michael Cohen’s guilty plea

President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to eight federal crimes on Tuesday. The investigation into Cohen focused on a $ 130,000 payment the lawyer facilitated to Stormy Daniels to keep her quiet about her allegation of a 2006 affair with Trump. Trump has denied the allegation, and Daniels is suing Cohen and […]

‘I think the party has yearned for a fighter’: Michael Avenatti confirms he may run as a Democrat against Trump in 2020

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer Michael Avenatti, the lawyer known to needle President Donald Trump on social media and on TV, says he might run against Trump as a Democrat in the 2020 presidential election. Avenatti first gave that information to the Des Moines Register newspaper on Thursday. He was in the Iowa state capital with several […]

Michael Avenatti is now trying to take on Trump on his family-separation policy as outrage reaches a fever pitch

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images Michael Avenatti, the attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels, is now trying to take on President Donald Trump through his policy of separating families and children at the southern border. The outrage over the policy has reached a fever pitch as images of children crying at detention facilities after being forcibly […]

Michael Avenatti reportedly sought financial help from major Democratic donors to fight Trump

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Porn star Stormy Daniels’s attorney, Michael Avenatti, sought financial help from Democrats in his battle with President Donald Trump, The New York Times reported Friday. The Times reported that the efforts did not lead to any financial help. Daniels has crowd funded more than $ 528,000 for her cause. Avenatti told The […]

Michael Avenatti addressed his claim that Michael Cohen is leaking audio recordings seized by the FBI — and now he’s saying it’s ‘just like’ Nixon

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels, is zeroing in on what he’s calling the “Trump Tapes” after appearing in longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s court case on Wednesday. Avenatti’s day in court did not go as planned, as Judge Kimba Wood did not grant his motion to appear […]