Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer files defamation lawsuit against Deadspin in New York federal court

Mar 3, 2022

Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer filed a defamation lawsuit against the sports news website Deadspin on Thursday, claiming the outlet “knowingly published false information” in its coverage of sexual assault allegations made against Bauer last year.

The lawsuit contends that Deadspin “capitalized on a false accusation” that the pitcher fractured the skull of a woman who filed a petition for a restraining order against him. The

Source: Los Angeles Times (via Yahoo Sports)
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