Marilyn Manson Accused Of Sexual Assault And Grooming A Minor In New Lawsuit
A girl recognized as Jane Doe filed a lawsuit Monday alleging Marilyn Manson groomed and repeatedly sexually assaulted her starting when she was 16 years outdated.
Filed in Nassau County Supreme Court in Long Island, New York, it names Nothing Records and Interscope Records as co-defendants and alleges intentional infliction of emotional misery and sexual battery by the musician, whose actual title is Brian Warner.
A lawyer for Manson denied the allegations, calling them a “fabricated tale.”
In the submitting, the plaintiff claimed Manson invited her “and one of the other younger girls” onto his tour bus when she was 16 after a 1995 live performance in Dallas. He allegedly requested them how outdated they have been earlier than he raped the plaintiff, who was a virgin. The age of consent in Texas is 17.
“After he was done, Defendant Warner laughed at her,” the submitting states, including: “Then Defendant Warner demanded Plaintiff to ‘get the fuck off of my bus’ and threatened Plaintiff that, if she told anyone, he would kill her and her family.”
The plaintiff alleges that one in all Manson’s crew members supplied her with a 1-800 quantity and a password so the 2 might keep in touch. She began utilizing medication and alcohol to manage and continued to depend on them for years to return, in accordance with the lawsuit.
The submitting states that Manson began reaching out to her “within weeks” and demanded that she ship nude photographs. He then allegedly invited her to his present in New Orleans in December, after which he sexually assaulted her on his bus once more. The age of consent in Louisiana is 17.
Manson “sexually assaulted Plaintiff, including kissing, biting her breast, oral copulation, and penetration,” the lawsuit states. “After the second assault, Defendant Warner acted in a kinder manner nicer to Plaintiff and told her that he wanted to see her again.”
In 1999, when she was 19, the plaintiff joined Manson on tour, in accordance with the submitting. She alleges that he “continued to groom and sexually assault” her for 4 weeks. The lawsuit claims that he coerced her to have group intercourse with different band members, managed her and supplied her with medication.
The submitting says the 2 file firms listed as co-defendants have been negligent and have been “were well-aware” of Manson’s “obsession with sexual violence and childhood sexual assault.”
Manson denied the allegations by means of an legal professional.
“Brian Warner does not know this individual and has no recollection of ever having met her 28 years ago,” Manson’s legal professional Howard King advised USA Today. “He certainly was never intimate with her. She has been shopping this fabricated tale…for more than two years.”
King stated that “even the most minimal scrutiny” would reveal the “obvious discrepancies” on this newest accusation and ensure the plaintiff’s “extensive collusion” with Manson’s earlier accusers. King claimed the lawsuit “will not survive legal examination.”
Interscope and its mum or dad firm, Universal Music Group, didn’t reply to requests for remark.
Manson has confronted a number of intercourse crime accusations. Law enforcement searched his West Hollywood house in 2021 after the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department was notified of alleged sexual abuse and violence there from 2009 to 2011, in accordance with USA Today.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reportedly submitted its findings to the L.A. District Attorney’s workplace final September, however prosecutors haven’t introduced expenses towards Manson.
“Westworld” actor Evan Rachel Wood, who was in a relationship with Manson from 2006 to 2010, claimed in HBO’s 2022 documentary “Phoenix Rising” that Manson made her drink his blood, electro-shocked her and beat her with a swastika-adorned whip.
Manson sued Wood for defamation and claimed she created a “conspiracy” to derail his “successful music, TV, and film career” by portray him as a “rapist and abuser,” in accordance with EW.
Wood addressed his lawsuit on “The View,” saying, “this is why people don’t want to come forward.”
“Game of Thrones” actor Esmé Bianco sued Manson in 2021, alleging he violated human trafficking legal guidelines by bringing her to California underneath the false pretenses of music video and film roles after which drugged, whipped and shocked her. She settled her go well with with the singer final week.
Need assist? Visit RAINN’s National Sexual Assault Online Hotline or the National Sexual Violence Resource Center’s web site.