The American pop star Taylor Swift has a DJ accused of sexual assault. She goes this week, witnesses at the trial in Denver, Colorado.
Monday, the eight members of the jury will be appointed. Swift was present in the court along with her lawyers.
The trial would last nine days. All parties must take all sessions to attend, Swift would be normal Tuesday witnesses.
The case dates back to June 2, 2013. Radio host David Mueller would be the pop star when, during a photo shoot for a concert, under her dress, the buttocks have seized. The DJ, that the facts be denied, two days later fired by the radio station in Denver where he worked.
Mueller started two years later, a lawsuit against the pop singer, because she was responsible for the loss of his livelihood. Her management would have insisted on his resignation. According to the DJ was one of his friends responsible for the tapped.
Swift went in the counter attack and drew on her turn, a process, that Monday is started. The jury awaits a difficult task: the only “proof” is a photo on the website of TMZ, which only shows that the DJ are the hand behind the singer.
The multiple Grammy winner is asking $ 1 symbolic damages, however, sees the matter primarily as an example to other women who were victims of much as a scuffle.