RAPPER TI and his wife Tiny have been accused of abuse by six more women after claims they’ve drugged and forced victims into sex.
Last month the Sun revealed that a group of women were preparing to meet an attorney to start building a class action against the stars.
T.I and Tiny have been accused by six more women[/caption]
They include a former member of the military, an exotic dancer, a high school student who interned at T.I.’s studio[/caption]
Accordind to the Daily Beast the lawyer representing these women says he has had six more potential victims come forward after he called for a criminal investigation into the allegations.
They include a former member of the military, an exotic dancer, a high school student who interned at T.I.’s studio.
“If I was a prosecutor, I’d have brought charges already,” attorney Tyrone A. Blackburn said.
He is currently representing 11 accusers in total, including eight women who claim they were sexually assaulted, drugged, or kidnapped by T.I., Tiny, or a member of their inner circle.
T.I. and Tiny deny those allegations and claims from three others, including a male, who said the pair made “terroristic threats” toward them.
A statement issued on behalf of Grammy Award-winning T.I. and his wife has said: “Mr. and Mrs. Harris want to be on record and more importantly want the public to know they emphatically deny in the strongest way possible the egregiously appalling allegations being made against them by Sabrina Peterson.
“The Harrises have had difficulty with this woman for well over a decade.
“They are taking this matter very seriously, and if these allegations don’t end, they will take appropriate legal action.”
A source with knowledge of the upcoming meetings told us: “These are around ten alleged victims.
“It is vital that these alleged victims get the chance to tell their stories and it is equally important in this process that all the details and facts of their claims are thoroughly checked.”
Eight women claim they were sexually assaulted, drugged, or kidnapped[/caption]
Sabrina Peterson said that more than 100 women contacted her with sexual misconduct allegations against the couple[/caption]
Blackburn sent out five letters to authorities in California and Georgia demanding a criminal investigation be launched.
“These women are unaware of each other, and without any leading on my part, they recount eerily similar events of sexual abuse, forced ingestion of illegal narcotics, kidnapping, terroristic threats and false imprisonment,” the letter from Blackburn states.
“These women have come forward because there’s a void that has been left in their lives and the people that created the void are Clifford and Tameka Harris.
“Granted, the void can never be fully filled, but at least it can be put back together if these cases are handled with care, are thoroughly investigated, indictments are executed, and the Harrises are prosecuted,” he continues.
Back in January, the couple’s friend Sabrina Peterson said that more than 100 women had contacted her with sexual misconduct allegations against the couple.
Rapper T.I., whose real name is Clifford Harris, and his wife, Tameka “Tiny” Harris, denied Sabrina’s allegations after she accused the T.I. of putting a gun to her head in 2009 and threatened to kill her.
Meanwhile, production on T.I. and Tiny: Friends and Family Hustle, the couple’s VH1 reality show has been halted.
It comes as Peterson has sued T.I. and Tiny for defamation and causing “emotional distress,” claiming she has been harassed as a result of their responses.
She has launched the suit alongside hairstylist Shekinah Jones who had previously appeared on their reality show.
She also claimed T.I. held a gun to her head in 2009 and threatened to kill her[/caption]
The couple have denied the accusations[/caption]
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Andrew Brettler, the attorney for T.I. and Tiny – real names Clifford and Tameka Harris – called Sabrina the “definition of ‘libel proof’
“Nothing our clients may have said about her is defamatory,” he said in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter.
“Ultimately, not only will Peterson’s meritless lawsuit be dismissed, but also she will be responsible for paying the legal fees the Harrises will be forced to incur in connection with it.”