The ineligible squad for former Maryland GOP legislature campaigner Kimberly Klacik has filed a defamation suit against blimpish commentator Candace Owens.
Klacik seeks $20 cardinal successful damages successful narration to Owens’s assertion that Klacik is simply a “madame” for a portion club, a assertion that outgo Klacik a publication woody and resulted successful politicians wrong the GOP distancing themselves from her by pulling retired of fundraising events.
“Baseless quality assassination has nary spot successful governmental dialogue‚” Jacob Frenkel, an lawyer representing Klacik, told The Baltimore Sun. “The suspect chose to usage her immense societal media level to onslaught a respected Baltimore governmental figure; we are utilizing the due forum — the powerfulness of the courts — to respond. The item successful Ms. Klacik’s suit speaks for itself.”
Owens had made the claims successful an Instagram video posted connected June 22. She accused Klacik of “money laundering, taxation fraud and run fraud” and moving strippers retired of a nine she says Klacik’s hubby owns. Owens posted the video aft she and Klacik disagreed connected Twitter pursuing President Joe Biden’s declaration of Juneteenth arsenic a nationalist holiday.
“Specifically, [Owens] affirmatively accused Ms. Klacik of taxation fraud, run fraud, wealth laundering, amerciable cause use, and acting arsenic a ‘madame.’ There was nary information to the allegations,” the suit stated.
“In making these allegations of transgression activity, [Owens] claimed to person received accusation from idiosyncratic who ‘stripped with [Ms. Klacik]’ and who allegedly told [Owens] that Ms. Klacik utilized run funds to acquisition cocaine and scammed radical of millions,” the ailment adds. “These caustic and made-up defamatory allegations are without factual support.”
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