Just to follow up on our post from earlier today on Michael Avenatti’s latest arrest, the celebrity porn lawyer is being accused of hiding $1 million from his ex-wife and other creditors, according to prosecutors:

More details:

But. . .

. . .there’s an open question as to why the feds had to arrest him now just one week before his trial is set to begin in New York:

There’s a hearing scheduled for 11 a.m. PST:

The SDNY did not know about yesterday’s arrest warrant which complicates their case:

To be continued: