Michael Avenatti: Donald Trump Jr gloats as lawyer found guilty of trying to extort millions from Nike

Michael Avenatti, former lawyer for Stormy Daniels and an outspoken critic of Donald Trump, has been found guilty of trying to extort Nike out of millions of dollars.

One of his most vociferous critics, Donald Trump Jr, wasted no time in gloating about the verdict, tweeting: "I look forward to Michael's witty twitter retorts to the jury that just found him guilty in all counts. Though I'm told he is still doing well amongst the Democrat primary contenders. #basta ​MAGA: Michael Avenatti Going Away."

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