A lawsuit accusing Snoop Dogg of sexual assaulting a girl in Anaheim, California in 2013 has been refiled, paperwork obtained by Pitchfork present. The lawsuit, which was initially reported in February, was dismissed in April. The case was refiled in a California federal courtroom earlier this week, eradicating the rapper’s enterprise ventures from the lawsuit to sue solely Snoop Dogg and fellow defendant Bishop Don “Magic” Juan.
The lawsuit reasserts most of the allegations from Jane Doe’s earlier filings. Specifically, within the grievance, the girl alleges that Snoop Dogg and Bishop Don “Magic” Juan pressured her to have oral intercourse with them in 2013. The brand new lawsuit claims that the defendants violated the Trafficking Victims Safety Act and Tom Bane Civil Rights Act, accusing them of sexual battery, sexual assault, and conspiracy. The brand new submitting additionally alleges defamation, infliction of emotional misery, and illegal retaliation in violation of California labor code.
Jane Doe’s lawyer, Matt Evan Orellana Finkelberg, instructed the Los Angeles Instances by way of e-mail, “We now have obtained new data which we imagine provides vital credibility and corroboration to the alleged scheme of Defendants and the alleged acts they took towards my shopper and others.”
The lawyer continued, “We imagine that this new data said within the grievance which incorporates particulars of what allegedly occurred to different alleged victims, together with an alleged tried rape towards an alleged sufferer by Defendant SNOOP DOGG, is vital and demonstrates how critical our claims are.”
When reached by Pitchfork on Wednesday (July 20), a spokesperson for Snoop Dogg wrote:
Pitchfork has additionally reached out to an lawyer who represented Bishop Don “Magic” Juan in Jane Doe’s earlier lawsuit towards the events.
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