Cristiano Ronaldo is off the hook in his Vegas rape case — the civil one, for now — as a result of a choose simply threw out the lawsuit in opposition to him … and kinda admonished the accuser too.
US District Decide Jennifer Dorsey dismissed the case fully Friday, however not as a result of she discovered there was no advantage within the accusations … however as a result of the lawyer repped Kathryn Mayorga (the alleged sufferer) was apparently leaking like a sieve all through the proceedings.
The legal professional who acquired a forceful ranking is Leslie Mark Stovallwhom the choose was accused of disseminating stolen paperwork within the case, containing delicate data being shared by Ronaldo and his personal legal professionals … which the choose mentioned completely tainted the case.
The order learn partially, “I discover that the procurement and continued use of those paperwork was unhealthy religion, and easily disqualifying Stovall is not going to treatment the bias to Ronaldo as a result of the misappropriated paperwork and their confidential contents have been woven into the very material of Mayorga’s claims.” The choose added, “Harsh sanctions are merited.”
whereas the fits will not transfer ahead at this level, Mayorga can attraction to a better courtroom if she desires. It is unclear in the event that they plan to take action — neither Mayorga or Ronaldo have commented.
As we reported… Mayorga claims Ronaldo raped her in 2009 after an evening of partying. She claims he paid her hush cash within the quantity of $375k … however went public a couple of years in the past, launching a prison probe in opposition to the soccer star … and which was finally dropped.
Ronaldo has continued denied her claims all through the conventional.