Brian Warner, a.ok.a. Marilyn Manson, has settled the federal lawsuit filed by actress Esmé Bianco in 2021, Rolling Stone reviews and Pitchfork can affirm. Bianco had accused the musician of sexual assault and sexual battery.
In an announcement supplied to Pitchfork, Warner’s legal professional Howard King stated “Ms. Bianco has agreed to resolve her claims in opposition to Brian Warner and Marilyn Manson Information, Inc.” Pitchfork has reached out to representatives for Bianco for remark.
Earlier this month, a California courtroom dismissed with out prejudice Ashley Morgan Smithline’s 2021 lawsuit in opposition to Warner for sexual assault, sexual battery, intentional infliction of emotional misery, illegal imprisonment, and extra. Final Might a decide dismissed one other lawsuit filed by Warner’s former assistant because of the statute of limitations—the girl had accused him of sexual assault, battery, and harassment.
Warner stays engaged in a swimsuit in opposition to Evan Rachel Wooden for defamation; Wooden publicly named him as her abuser in 2021 and detailed her experiences within the documentary Phoenix Rising. The Los Angeles County district legal professional’s workplace is at the moment reviewing the outcomes of an investigation by the Sheriff’s Division’s Particular Victims Bureau into sexual assault allegations in opposition to Warner.
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