Michael Avenatti Suffers Painful Loss By Supreme Court

By Bo Beard | May 31, 2024

Prison sentence

Former attorney Michael Avenatti's final attempt to overturn his 2020 conviction for attempting to extort Nike was dismissed by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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This resulted in upholding his two-and-a-half-year prison sentence. 

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The Supreme Court, except for Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, declined to intervene, leaving Avenatti's conviction unchanged.