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Harvey Weinstein ex-assistant sues, describing unwanted touching, naked dictation and used condoms

“Mr. Weinstein has never at any time committed an act of sexual assault, and it is wrong and irresponsible to conflate claims of impolitic behavior or consensual sexual contact later regretted with an untrue claim of criminal conduct. There is a wide canyon between mere allegation and truth, and we are confident that any sober calculation of the facts will ...

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Steely Dan's Donald Fagen Sues Walter Becker's Estate

Steely Dan‘s Donald Fagen is suing the estate of his late bandmate, Walter Becker, in order to retain control of the band. The crux of the suit is a Buy/Sell Agreement Fagen and Becker signed in 1972, not long before the release of their debut album, Can’t Buy a Thrill. The contract stipulated that if a member of Steely Dan ...

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The Gaslamp Killer Sues Over Rape Allegations

Last month, producer William Bensussen—best known by his stage name the Gaslamp Killer—was accused of drugging and raping two women in 2013. One of the alleged victims named Chelsea shared a statement via Twitter that detailed her experience of meeting Bensussen at a rooftop party in L.A. with a friend named RaeAn, claiming that the producer gave them drugged drinks, ...

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Banana Republic Ex-Employee Sues for Braids Discrimination

Banana Republic Ex-Employee Sues …My Braids Were Too Black for Them!!! 11/13/2017 2:05 PM PST EXCLUSIVE A former Banana Republic employee says the company is racist because her bosses complained about her “urban” hairstyle. Destiny Tompkins says she was hired as a sales rep at the BR in White Plains, NY — and shortly after starting … TMZ Celebrity News ...

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Crystal Castles’ Ethan Kath Sues Alice Glass for Defamation Over Rape Allegations

Crystal Castles co-founder Ethan Kath (whose real name is Claudio Palmieri) has filed a lawsuit against his former bandmate Alice Glass (born Margaret Osborn) for defamation and five other claims. The suit seeks an unspecified amount in damages. On October 24, Glass released a statement on her website in which she details years of alleged rape and abuse from Kath. ...

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