Life for Lizzo since being accused of making a hostile work setting for a few of her dancers has mostly returned to normal, although the lawsuit they’ve raised in opposition to her hasn’t fairly disappeared but. The Detroit native’s authorized crew beforehand filed a movement to have the case dismissed, however on Friday (November 10), Rolling Stone confirmed that legal professionals for Lizzo’s accusers are standing firmly behind their shopper’s allegations.
Arianna Davis, Crystal Williams and Noelle Rodriguez – with the assistance of their attorneys – have filed an opposition mentioning that “anti-SLAPP statuses do not shield Lizzo from dealing with authorized repercussions for his or her allegations.” Within the 19-page doc, the ladies accuse the physique optimistic artistic of “both cherry-pick[ing] allegations or outright [omitting those] inconvenient to their place, as a substitute sanitizing them with euphemisms.”
Lizzo’s Accusers Battle Again Towards Potential Dismissal
Lizzo attends the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards at Staples Middle on January 26, 2020 in Los Angeles, CA. (Picture by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan through Getty Photographs)
As HipHopDX notes, Lizzo’s crew has already responded to at present’s allegations, reminding readers that lots of her crew members have already publicly pledged their loyalty to her on this making an attempt time. “Final month, 18 impartial witnesses stood by Lizzo’s work ethic and character,” Stefan Friedman instructed the outlet. “It’s clear that since then, these plaintiff legal professionals have provide you with precisely zero to refute these info.” For his or her half, the defence means that Davis, Williams, and Rodriquez have been exhibiting “a sample of gross misconduct and failure to carry out their job as much as par” earlier than reducing ties with Lizzo.
One other starlet who’s all too conversant in the depth of being within the highlight whereas going by means of a private disaster shared her ideas on Lizzo’s scenario simply final month. “Individuals are extra considering believing the destructive,” Keke Palmer mirrored whereas discussing the “Reality Hurts” hitmaker’s hateful backlash over her dancer’s allegations of harassment. Learn what else the actress needed to say about Lizzo on the hyperlink under, and verify again later for extra hip-hop/popular culture information updates.