T.I. and Tiny face defamation suit

T.I. and Tiny face defamation suit

A woman sued rapper T.I. and his partner, Tameka “Tiny” Harris, for damages on weekday, accusatory the few defamation, invasion of privacy and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

She had antecedently alleged that T.I. vulnerable her at muzzle once she got into associate degree dustup together with his assistant, and had conjointly defendant him of administration and raping girls throughout the years.

T.I., whose real name is Clifford Harris son., denied the allegations in late Jan during a joint statement with small, claiming they “have had difficulty” with the girl, Sabrina Peterson, for “well over a decade.

Peterson’s causa offers as proof of defamation Instagram posts from T.I., small and Shekinah Jones Anderson – a tv temperament UN agency has appeared on the couple’s reality show “T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle” and is additionally listed as a litigator – also as harassing messages from their followers.

Andrew Brettler, associate degree lawyer from the l. a. firm representing T.I. and Tiny, delineate Peterson as “the definition of ‘libel proof’ ” during a statement shared weekday with The Washington Post.

“Nothing our shoppers might have same regarding her is libelous,” he declared. “Ultimately, not solely can Peterson’s sorry causa be pink-slipped, however conjointly she is going to be chargeable for paying the legal fees the Harrises are forced to incur in reference to it.”

Peterson’s defamation suit arrives constant day another lawyer, Tyrone wood warbler, control a virtual group discussion on behalf of eleven shoppers accusatory T.I. and small of regulatory offense and assault in incidents chemical analysis back as so much as Sep 2005.

In 2010, T.I. wed old girlfriend small, a member of the R&B cluster Xscape UN agency won a Grammy for her work on TLC’s “No Scrubs.

The couple’s initial reality series premiered on VH1 in 2011. Production paused on the fourth season of their current show, “T.I. & Tiny: Friends & Family Hustle,” in light-weight of the allegations.