Court rejects case Richard Simmons against roddelblad off
The roddelblad that wrote that fitnessgoeroe Richard Simmons is working on a transition to woman, therefore, is not guilty of slander or libel.
A judge in Los Angeles certain on Wednesday that the 68-year-old Simmons, therefore, no lawsuit can begin against the magazine, writes Variety.
Mr. Gregory Keosian issued his opinion that someone falsely described as transgender is no “hatred, contempt, ridiculisering or insult”. “Although that description by a part of the population as described is seen, will the court that prejudice is not confirm by they legally recognize.”
The National Enquirer was in may by Simmons sued. The sheet would the story have been published as a result of the lies of a former assistant of the trainer, who for many years would be blackmail. With the determination of the judge, that case, in principle, cannot continue: it is a provisional ruling, but that are in the rule adopted.
Simmons was not present at the ruling on Wednesday. Simmons was in the eighties famous with his afvalmethodieken and fitnessvideo’s Sweatin’ to the Oldies. He inched regularly in American talk shows. He has, since February 2014, not seen in public.