Charges against adult film actress and stripper Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, have been dropped, according to Columbus, Ohio, police.
What are the details?
According to a Thursday Columbus Police Department news release, Clifford’s arrest Wednesday night reportedly stemmed from an ongoing investigation into human trafficking and prostitution.
The release added that Clifford, along with two employees, were charged with “Illegal Sexually Oriented Activity in a Sexual Oriented Business.”
Clifford was charged with “three counts of the same violation for illegal touching three different undercover Vice detectives.”
You can see the full release below.
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Clifford reportedly “held the face of [a] female [undercover] officer between her breasts” and did the same to a male undercover officer. Clifford also reportedly “fondled the buttocks and breasts of another officer” at one point during the performance.
Michael Avenatti, Clifford’s lawyer, issued