Brad Pitt’s prison expert denies involvement in money-swindling rip-off
Brad Pitt’s prison expert has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas girl out of cash with discuss of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood fundamental person, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to create 5 appearances at charity events she became organising to serve his Create It Lawful Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so cease at some stage in the on-line match planning, which started in 2018, she and the person she believed became Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, in step with courtroom papers obtained by the Original York Put up.
Alternatively, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled at the closing minute on each occasion – and never returned the look charge.
She filed suit in the Texas Eastern District Court earlier this one year, but on Wednesday, lawyers for Pitt insisted he had never been alive to with Christina, arguing it became the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Create It Lawful Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an settlement with Plaintiff,” his representatives stated of their movement for dismissal.
“Rather, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it looks (Christina’s) communications about any settlement had been curiously with diverse individuals unlawfully posing as – but now not in anyway affiliated with – defendants on-line.
“By (Christina’s) enjoy admissions, the communications she now alleges to comprise had with Mr. Pitt… had been genuinely between Plaintiff and diverse individuals posing as, in Plaintiff’s phrases, ‘unsuitable Brad Pitts’ and now not in anyway affiliated with the Create It Lawful Foundation.”
Despite the denial from Pitt’s team, Christina is planning to continue preventing the case and gape justice.
“Now we comprise got been litigating since March 2020 and I’m pushing serve on media,” she told the Original York Put up.
“This lawsuit is mandatory for the country so I will continue to war Brad Pitt and Create it Lawful Foundation. I comprise 113 pages of organised discovery to reduction the charges and allegations. I would now not question this lawsuit to depart without disaster.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).