A decide has ordered The Recreation to be arrested instantly after he blew off a court docket order as soon as once more, and the decide desires federal marshals to get him tonight at his personal live performance.
In keeping with court docket paperwork obtained by The Blast, the decide lifted the keep of the bench warrant, ordering the U.S. Marshal to effectuate the arrest of The Recreation.
The decide says the rapper is presently in Oregon and will probably be performing in Portland tonight.
8:15 AM PT — The Recreation’s lawyer has responded to the decide, saying he has not been capable of file the paperwork wanted due to “technical points.” He’s asking the warrant be quashed. Keep tuned …
Earlier this month, the decide discovered The Recreation in contempt of court docket for failing to seem in court docket. The rapper had been ordered to be in court docket, however he tried to assert he was too busy.
The Recreation beforehand filed court docket docs saying he had contractual obligations throughout October, together with the ultimate stretch of “Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Reside.”
Recreation claimed to have been making an attempt to get all his monetary info to show over to Priscilla Rainey after he had been ordered to do. He requested the decide to permit his lawyer to symbolize him throughout the listening to.
The decide wasn’t impressed and as an alternative discovered the rapper in contempt and issued a bench warrant for his arrest.
Priscilla Rainey was a contestant on The Recreation’s VH1 actuality present “She’s Bought Recreation.” In her 2015 lawsuit, she claimed that in manufacturing, the rapper sexually assaulted her by forcefully reaching his hand inside her gown to rub her naked vagina and buttocks. A jury awarded her $7 million in damages.
Rainey has accused The Recreation of refusing to show over monetary docs and at one level demanded he be present in contempt. She claimed he has but to pay a dime on the judgment.
The rapper demanded a brand new trial saying the judgment was too excessive however the decide just lately shut him down saying the proof proved Rainey’s case to the jury.