Dodger Pitcher Trevor Bauer has filed a lawsuit in opposition to the San Diego girl who accused him of sexual attack in 2021.
Bauer introduced the lawsuit on Monday, just about 3 months after the Los Angeles District Legal professional’s place of work stated it might no longer document legal fees on Bauer.
The lawsuit seeks a jury trial and names each his accuser Lindsey Hill and her legal professional Fred Thiagarajah, who Bauer stated made false statements to the media.
“Ms. Hill’s motives for making her false claims and statements at the moment are transparent,” The lawsuit reads. “She sought after to spoil Mr. Bauer’s recognition and baseball occupation, garner consideration
for herself, and extract thousands and thousands of greenbacks from Mr. Bauer.”
Paperwork from the Bauer lawsuit stated that during Hill’s pursuit for a home violence restraining order, she neglected no longer most effective conversations with Bauer, however clinical experiences that had been “inconsistent along with her claimed accidents.” The swimsuit provides that Hill’s web seek historical past incorporated the time period “arrange.”
Hill’s lawyers are being named within the lawsuit as neatly, with Bauer claiming they unfold violated protecting orders by way of giving TMZ footage from the investigation.
“After the Court docket granted the brief ex parte restraining order, Ms. Hill and her lawyers engaged in a defamatory media marketing campaign to additional smear Mr. Bauer’s recognition and to make certain that Ms. Hill’s fabricated tale won most media publicity,” the lawsuit stated. “All the way through that media marketing campaign, considered one of Ms. Hill’s lawyers violated a Court docket-issued Protecting Order which restricted disclosure of sure clinical information by way of sharing pictures received from the PPD [Pasadena Police Department] with TMZ.”
Hill and Bauer met two times, with each events claiming they’d consensual “tough intercourse.” On June 29, the San Diego girl was once granted a short lived restraining order, as she claimed bower punched her within the face, buttocks and vagina, in addition to choked her to the purpose of shedding awareness—all claims that had been denied by way of Bauer.
In step with Bauer, after their 2nd come across, Hill spent the evening after sex and upon leaving his place of abode, “didn’t glance the rest just like the footage” of her with bruises on her face and frame. Bauer added that they set “transparent obstacles” and that she many times consented within the means of sex.
In a 7-minute YouTube video that Bauer titled, “The Reality,” the Dodger pitcher spoke at the accusations and the D.A. determination not to document fees, refuting all claims in opposition to him.
“All the way through the investigation, I’ve watched many draw untimely conclusions in response to an absurd quantity of incorrect information and false claims that were circulated with completely no corroboration,” Bauer stated within the February 8 video. “My model of occasions has no longer waivered as a result of it’s the fact. I additionally by no means ‘materially misled’ the courts because it was once discovered that this girl did.”
The Dodgers season started on April 8 and Bauer has no longer observed the sector this yr as Primary League Baseball has prolonged his administrative depart till a minimum of April 29. Bauer’s administrative depart dates again to July 2, 2021 and he has no longer performed since June 28, 2021.
In 2021, the Dodgers signed Bauer to a 3-year, $102 million contract, the best per-year contract in Primary League Baseball.