Charges against adult film actress Stormy Daniels for allegedly touching three undercover detectives while performing at an Ohio strip club were dismissed Thursday, her attorney said. Daniels, who gained notoriety after suing President Donald Trump following an alleged affair, had faced three misdemeanor counts of illegally touching a patron, court records show.
She posted a $6,054 bail and was released Thursday morning, and was due to be arraigned Friday morning, records show. Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, was expected to plead not guilty to the three misdemeanor charges, her attorney, Michael Avenatti, tweeted.
I am pleased to report that the charges against my client @stormydaniels have been dismissed in their entirety (below motion was just granted). I want to thank Joe Gibson & his colleagues at the prosecutors ofc for their professionalism starting with our first call early this am. pic.twitter.com/xHPSWsyqM2
— Michael Avenatti (@MichaelAvenatti) July 12, 2018
They set up Stormy and she comes back with the greatest mugshot of all time. pic.twitter.com/iRfc7GuIL4
— marc (@MarcAround) July 12, 2018