News

Shaquille O’ Neal’s Alleged Mistress Loses In Court: Judge Calls Her A ‘Dirty Liar’ And Says She Also Lied About Legal History With NBA Star Kenyon Martin

By Staff Writer | June 03, 2013 06:02 PM EDT

Shaquille O' Neal dodged a bullet in court today after the lawsuit filed by an alleged ex-mistress who claimed the NBA star harassed her following their breakup was dismissed, according to TMZ.

Like Us on Facebook

The Florida judge called Vanessa Lopez, the alleged mistress, a "dirty liar" and said there's proof she lied about her legal history with NBA star Kenyon Martin, who accused her of stealing his credit cards and spending thousands of dollars.

"[Lopez] lied often. She lied about facts important to the defense, and she demonstrated an utter disrespect for the system of justice," the judge said, according to TMZ.

TMZ also reports that Lopez claimed she "did not know of" any previous restraining orders that had been issued against her, when there were official records showing she was hit with one stemming from a case involving an ex-boyfriend.

Earlier this year, Lopez's attorneys abandoned her case following her statement on the alleged scandal.

According to TMZ, the judge dismissed the case on the basis of fraud on the court with prejudice.

Lopez claimed that she had been in an affair with Shaq for over five years. She originally filed her lawsuit in 2010, saying that the basketball star was trying to defame her and launch a campaign designed to deter her image.

Lopez was also hit with a restraining order from Shaq last April, after she spread rumors that he was cyber stalking her and threatening her. She was seeking punitive damages from the case, vying for charges of racketeering, invasion of privacy and intentional inflection of emotional distress, according to The Hollywood Gossip. 

 

 

Tagged :  world news

Featured

Editorial 02.28.15 | 03:24PM EST

Uncovering The K-Pop: Vividiva

Everything you need to know about DN Entertainment's newest girl group, VIVIDIVA.

Buzz 02.27.15 | 09:19AM EST

Se7en’s Departure From YG Entertainment Possibly Due To Busy Release Schedule Of WINNER, iKON And CL

It may have been necessary to allow Se7en to pursue his career where he would be given the utmost priority.

Trends 02.27.15 | 09:01AM EST

Korean Investment Analyst Predicts Two New Groups From SM Entertainment In 2015

With a lineup of aging idols and several scandals within the company's biggest groups last year, one financial analyst expects SM Entertainment will debut new groups to maintain their competitive edge.

02.26.15 | 08:35AM EST

The Asian Music Lover's Guide To SXSW 2015

SXSW 2015 will offer a lot of programming for fans of Korean pop, rock, and pan-Asian music. Find out when and where you can catch these great performances.

KpopStarz Is Looking For Enthusiastic Entertainment Contributors Reach Millions On The Web.
Real Time Analytics