George Foreman is sued over recent allegations that he sexually assaulted two minors in his 20s.
Boxing legend George Foreman, 73, is the latest celebrity to find himself in the midst of accusations from the past — and he comes with shocking new lawsuits. According to new reports, George Foreman has been formally sued by two women who allege he sexually assaulted them when they were minors, and that he is in his 20s.
@TMZ reports, through official court documents filed today in Los Angeles, George Foreman is facing separate lawsuits from two women alleging that they were assaulted by him. underage sex workers — while Foreman was in his 20s. The women, identified as Denise S. and Gwen H., said they were initially introduced to George Foreman in their late 20s. 1960s, early 1970s by their father, boxing fans.
Denise S. alleges that when she was 13, Foreman, whom she estimates to be 24, had inappropriate sex with her, and two years after she was 15, they had sex. Meanwhile, Gwen H. claimed that when she was 16 (and Foreman was 23), he pursued her and then “would solicit and sexually abuse” her. Both women are seeking unspecified damages in their lawsuits. It should also be noted that George Foreman has steadfastly denied the allegations, most recently last month.
At the time, he stated that he believed the allegations from both women were just an attempt to blackmail him with millions of dollars. “For the past six months, two women have tried to extort millions of dollars each from me and my family. They are falsely claiming that I sexually abused them more than 45 years ago in the 1970s. I firmly and unequivocally deny these allegations. I am proud of my reputation that means as much to me as it does to my sporting achievements, and I will not be intimidated by baseless threats and lies,” Foreman said previously.
George Foreman added, “I am, and will always be, guided by my faith and trust in the Lord. I will work with my attorneys to fully and honestly expose the conspiracy of my accusers and defend myself in court. I don’t fight, but I don’t run away from them either.”