UPDATE 12:45 PM New York Police and Federal Authorities have arrested Michael Avenatti on extortion charges.
The Southern District of New York has charged and arrested Avenatti with trying to extort $15 million to $25 million from Nike, SDNY officials said Monday.
Michael Avenatti had tweeted about a press conference regarding a college basketball scandal that implicated the biggest names in the sport. The press conference was scheduled for Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 at 11am EST.
The world is now crashing down around the man who made a career out of slandering the President of the United States.