DeMario Jacksons lawyer has released a statement amid allegations surrounding the 30-year-old reality TV star.
The alleged sexual misconductthat unfolded between DeMario and CorinneOlympios during the brief fourth season ofmade the casts time in Mexico anything but.
After the alleged encounterbetween DeMario and Corinne, production of the reality dating series was shut down. Now,Warner Brothers is investigatingthe situation.
According to , DeMarios lawyer, Walter Mosley,said, This has caused a lot of trauma both physical and emotional injury. Its been difficult for DeMario and his family. Hes a celebrity for all the wrong reasons.
Since the cancellation of the show,both stars have spoken out about the incident, but with very different takes.
Corinne released a statement toTMZ that read,
I am a victim and have spent the last week trying to make sense of what happened on June 4. Although I have little memory of that night, something bad obviously took place.
As a woman, this is my worst nightmare and it has now become my reality. As I pursue the details and facts surrounding that night and the immediate days after, I have retained a group of professionals to ensure that what happened on June 4 comes to light.
Its unfortunate that my character and family name has been assassinated this past week with false claims and malicious allegations.
I will be taking swift and appropriate legal action until my name is cleared.
When askedDeMario if he blames Corinne for the loss of his job, hereportedly said he doesnt hold anyone accountable. However, the one thing he and Corinne seem to agree on is accessing the tapes of what unfolded on the show.
Mosley said, according to , I have requested the tapes and Im hoping to see [them]next week. The tapes are the real facts needed to vindicate DeMarios name.
Others are coming forward to speak up about the alleged incident.
DeMarios ex-girlfriend Lexi Thexton, who famously outed DeMarios relationship status during , claimed to TMZ that he is a sh*tty person, but would not take advantage of a woman.
According to E! News, contestant Jasmine Goode claimsthat in addition to Corinnes interaction with DeMario, Corinnealso allegedly forced herself on three male cast members when they were unable to consent. An unnamed source told E! that this is untrue.
Former star Raven Gates, who vied for Nick Vialls heart alongside Corinne, told Radar sheis sick to her stomach for DeMario.
Clearly, there are many people with differing opinions on the situation, and no onesholding back.