Wendy Williams Facing Lawsuit – Paparazzi Accuses Talk Show Host Of Making Him Look Like A Predator & Pedophile

 

Wendy Williams Show Producers Fighting Legal Battle Against A Paparazzi – Claims Show Made Him Seem Like A Child Predator

The Wendy Williams ShowProducers recently responded to a paparazzi man’s lawsuit for defamation.

According to Radar OnlineIn the ongoing court fight, the Wendy Williams ShowProducers have requested that all charges against them be dropped by a judge. Wendy WilliamsIn the case involving a paparazzi-man by the name Darryl WilkinsThe actress Hilary Duff.

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In September of last year it was reported that a paparazzi man was suing the talk show host and producers for the segment he claims made him look like a child predator. During her popular hot topic segment, Wendy WilliamsWe discussed an incident in which a former Disney star was hurt. Hilary DuffConfronted Darryl Wilkins, and called him “creepy” for arriving at her son’s early morning soccer game to, according to WilkinsPractice your photography.

In a recorded video that she later posted to InstagramHilary Duff is heard asking Darryl Wilkins who he knows on the team, and asking him “person to person” to practice his photography somewhere else.  Wilkins rebutted that what he was doing was perfectly legal and that Duff’s “paranoia was unwarranted”. The incident quickly made headlines. It was the topic of a lot conversation, including a lot of discussion about it. Wendy Williams hot topics segment.

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The court documents in the lawsuit state that Wilkins Is suing Wendy WilliamsShow producers and because:

“The show made him like a sexual deviant, predator, and pedophile — all which hurt his reputation.”

And argues against Duff:

“The words uttered were false statements because [Wilkins] is not a pedophile or child predator and was attempting to take photos as a photographer and not as a Paparazzi or stalker or with malice, intent or evil wrongdoing,”

Darryl Wilkins

Show producers however claim that none of these are true. Wendy’sThe show producers claimed that the remarks were defamatory and asked the court to dismiss all claims. The producers of the show also stated that WendyShe only discussed the incident and offered her opinion. She was not going to trash it or defame it. Wilkins.

They argue:

“The statements in the Wendy segment were protected by the First Amendment and cannot be the basis of slander or libel claims.”

It was not known how much. Wilkinsis seeking in alleged damages.

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