Tag Archives: Michael Avenatti

Thursday Open Thread | The Accusers Step Up: All Eyes on the Senate Judiciary Committee

Today will be the testimony of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. She accuses Judge Brett Kavanaugh of trying to rape her while they were in high school. The Republican Senators on the committee are such cowards that they won’t even do … Continue reading

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Michael Avenatti says a 3rd Kavanaugh accuser to emerge in 48 hours

LOS ANGELES – A third woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct will come forward in the next 48 hours, according to Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult film star and alleged President Donald Trump mistress Stormy … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Michael Avenatti Bombshell: Qatari Investor Accused of Bribery Met Cohen and Flynn at Trump Tower

Members of the Trump transition team appear to have met on December 12, 2016 with a group from Qatar that included Ahmed Al-Rumaihi, the former Qatari diplomat and current head of a division of Qatar’s massive sovereign wealth fund who … Continue reading

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Giuliani: Trump repaid Cohen for Stormy Daniels settlement

In a television interview that appeared to contradict President Donald Trump’s prior statements, Trump’s new lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said Wednesday night that Trump had repaid Michael Cohen for the $130,000 he facilitated to Stormy Daniels in 2016. “It’s not campaign … Continue reading

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