Mark Burnett

Once silent, Stormy Daniels speaks loudly with lawsuit targeting Trump

Once silent, Stormy Daniels speaks loudly with lawsuit targeting Trump

More than 16 months ago, Stormy Daniels signed a confidentiality agreement that prohibited her from discussing her alleged affair with Donald Trump. Or his business. Or his children. Or his "alleged children."

Under the agreement, Daniels couldn't even keep a copy of the agreement. The penalty for defying these constraints? One million dollars each time.

That was then.

Now, the porn star is trying to rewrite the script. She hired an aggressive new lawyer, Michael Avenatti, who won a $454 million medical fraud verdict last year, the largest in the state of California in 2017. She took the president of the United States to court, declaring that the "hush...

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