Brad Pitt’s felony skilled denies involvement in money-swindling rip-off
Brad Pitt’s felony skilled has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas lady out of money with focus on of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood celebrity, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to beget 5 appearances at charity events she became organising to income his Get It Correct Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so terminate all over the on-line tournament planning, which started in 2018, she and the person she believed became Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, in accordance to court docket papers received by the New York Publish.
Alternatively, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled on the final minute on every event – and under no conditions returned the look rate.
She filed swimsuit in the Texas Jap District Court earlier this year, however on Wednesday, lawyers for Pitt insisted he had under no conditions been in contact with Christina, arguing it became the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Get It Correct Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an agreement with Plaintiff,” his representatives said in their plug for dismissal.
“Barely, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it appears to be like to be (Christina’s) communications about any agreement were interestingly with one or extra folk unlawfully posing as – however no longer in any ability affiliated with – defendants on-line.
“By (Christina’s) beget admissions, the communications she now alleges to maintain had with Mr. Pitt… were if truth be told between Plaintiff and one or extra folk posing as, in Plaintiff’s words, ‘flawed Brad Pitts’ and no longer in any ability affiliated with the Get It Correct Foundation.”
No subject the denial from Pitt’s team, Christina is planning to proceed fighting the case and gaze justice.
“Now we were litigating since March 2020 and I’m pushing back on media,” she told the New York Publish.
“This lawsuit is important for the country so I will proceed to war Brad Pitt and Get it Correct Foundation. I maintain 113 pages of organised discovery to make stronger the costs and allegations. I might perhaps no longer query of this lawsuit to leave without considerations.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).