Brad Pitt’s authorized reliable denies involvement in cash-swindling scam
Brad Pitt’s authorized reliable has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas woman out of cash with talk about of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood neatly-known person, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to construct 5 appearances at charity occasions she used to be organising to lend a hand his Make It Correct Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so shut for the length of the score tournament planning, which started in 2018, she and the person she believed used to be Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, primarily based fully mostly on court docket papers purchased by the New York Post.
Nonetheless, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled on the closing minute on each occasion – and never returned the looks fee.
She filed swimsuit within the Texas Jap District Court earlier this 365 days, however on Wednesday, lawyers for Pitt insisted he had never been in contact with Christina, arguing it used to be the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Make It Correct Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an agreement with Plaintiff,” his representatives acknowledged in their motion for dismissal.
“Moderately, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it appears (Christina’s) communications about any agreement had been apparently with one or extra individuals unlawfully posing as – however now not in any technique affiliated with – defendants on-line.
“By (Christina’s) comprise admissions, the communications she now alleges to have had with Mr. Pitt… had been in fact between Plaintiff and one or extra individuals posing as, in Plaintiff’s words, ‘false Brad Pitts’ and never in any technique affiliated with the Make It Correct Foundation.”
In spite of the denial from Pitt’s crew, Christina is planning to proceed fighting the case and stare justice.
“We’ve been litigating since March 2020 and I’m pushing lend a hand on media,” she told the New York Post.
“This lawsuit is serious for the country so I will proceed to fight Brad Pitt and Make it Correct Foundation. I have 113 pages of organised discovery to augment the charges and allegations. I wouldn’t query this lawsuit to head away without suppose.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).