A sexual assault declare from an unknown girl in opposition to American rapper Snoop Dogg was withdrawn this week.
The lawsuit, which was dropped on Wednesday, accused Snoop, 50, of sexual assault and battery in opposition to a lady identified solely as Jane Doe.
Court paperwork describe the girl as a dancer, mannequin, host and actress who had labored with Snoop prior to now. The musician, nonetheless, stated the girl by no means labored for him.
Documents additionally alleged the incident occurred after the accuser attended one in all his live shows in 2013.
According to the declare, Jane Doe stated Snoop burst in on her when she was feeling unwell, and compelled her to carry out oral intercourse.
In courtroom paperwork, Jane Doe stated she “felt pressured” by the rapper due to his energy and affect within the music business.
A spokesperson for Snoop stated in February the claims had been “meritless.” The spokesperson additionally denied “any sexual encounter” with the accuser.
The voluntary dismissal of the lawsuit eliminated costs in opposition to all different events named within the go well with, together with Snoop’s enterprise entity.
“It is not surprising that the plaintiff dismissed her complaint against the defendants. Her complaint was full of false allegations and deficiencies,” a consultant for Snoop stated in a press release to Reuters.
Matt Finkelberg, a lawyer for Jane Doe, has but to reply publicly as to why the case was dropped.
The lawsuit was filed in February, simply days earlier than Snoop Dogg, whose actual title is Calvin Broadus, was to carry out on the 2022 Super Bowl halftime present. The rapper carried out with a number of different musicians together with Dr. Dre, Eminem and Mary J. Blige.
Snoop is greatest identified for his songs Gin & Juice (1993) and Drop It Like It’s Hot (2004).
— With recordsdata from Reuters.
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