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Adult film actress Stormy Daniels stands with her lawyer Michael Avenatti outside federal court in New York last year. Federal prosecutors in New York City say Avenatti used a doctored document to divert about $300,000 that Daniels was supposed to get from a book deal, then used the money for personal and business expenses. (Photo: Mary Altaffer/AP) Adult film actress Stormy Daniels and Michael Avenatti outside federal court in New York. Photo: Mary Altaffer/AP

A Manhattan federal judge has delayed Michael Avenatti’s trial on charges that he stole money from his former client, adult-film star Stormy Daniels, because of concerns raised the COVID-19 pandemic.

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