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Updated: Russell Simmons's Jane Doe Lawsuit Is Not New Updated: Russell Simmons's Jane Doe Lawsuit Is Not New

Update, 6:15 p.m.: The Los Angeles Times reports that the original E! News report was unsubstantiated, according to both a spokesperson for Simmons and Jane Doe’s lawyer. The filing is not part of a new lawsuit but part of ongoing litigation concerning a previous lawsuit filed in March. The money is for “dismissal…

Russell Simmons Selling Off Property as Sexual Assault Allegations Grow Russell Simmons Selling Off Property as Sexual Assault Allegations Grow

Russell Simmons, who currently faces over a dozen accusations of sexual misconduct up to and including rape allegations, has begun selling off his private properties.

Another Woman Accuses Russell Simmons of Rape, Bringing Total Allegations to Over a Dozen Another Woman Accuses Russell Simmons of Rape, Bringing Total Allegations to Over a Dozen

Russell Simmons has been accused of rape by another woman, bringing the number of sexual assault allegations against the hip-hop mogul to over a dozen. Alexia Norton Jones, granddaughter of the book publisher W.W. Norton, claims Simmons assaulted her in New York City in November 1990.

Activist Sil Lai Abrams Has Accused Russell Simmons and Extra Host A.J. Calloway of Sexual Assault Activist Sil Lai Abrams Has Accused Russell Simmons and Extra Host A.J. Calloway of Sexual Assault

In a new report from the Hollywood Reporter, domestic violence activist and author Sil Lai Abrams has accused Russell Simmons and Extra host A.J. Calloway of sexual assault—two alleged attacks 12 years apart from one another. Currently, more than a dozen women have come forward alleging assault by Simmons, from the…

Terry Crews on Russell Simons: 'Abusers Protect Abusers' Terry Crews on Russell Simons: 'Abusers Protect Abusers'

In October of last year, Terry Crews revealed that a “high-level Hollywood executive” groped him once at a party in 2016. “I understand and empathize with those who have remained silent,” he wrote as part of a longer thread on Twitter. “But Harvey Weinstein is not the only predator.”

Russell Simmons Accused of Rape in $10 Million Lawsuit Russell Simmons Accused of Rape in $10 Million Lawsuit

Russell Simmons has been accused of rape in a $10 million lawsuit filed March 23 by a woman identified as Jane Doe. Doe seeks damages for forcible rape and intentional and negligent infliction of emotional distress.

Russell Simmons Is Being Sued For $5 Million in New Rape Case Russell Simmons Is Being Sued For $5 Million in New Rape Case

Another woman has come forward to accuse Russell Simmons of raping her in 2016. She is suing him for $5 million.

Russell Simmons Slams the Brakes On His #NotMe Campaign, Says ‘This Is a Time for Women to Speak’ Russell Simmons Slams the Brakes On His #NotMe Campaign, Says ‘This Is a Time for Women to Speak’

Because weeks feel like years and years feel like geologic periods these days, it may be hard for you to remember what was happening on December 14, 2017, but let me refresh you: after being accused of rape by three women, wealthy music man Russell Simmons took to Instagram to unveil his response to the #MeToo…

Screenwriter Jenny Lumet Details Alleged Sexual Assault By Russell Simmons  Screenwriter Jenny Lumet Details Alleged Sexual Assault By Russell Simmons 

Jenny Lumet, a screenwriter best known for her work on Rachel Getting Married, published a searing open letter in the Hollywood Reporter on Thursday alleging that entrepreneur and music mogul Russell Simmons sexually violated her in the early ’90s. In response to her letter, Simmons has announced that he will be…

They Do It Together: Brett Ratner and Russell Simmons Allegedly Hung Out in Sexual Assault Circles They Do It Together: Brett Ratner and Russell Simmons Allegedly Hung Out in Sexual Assault Circles

Hey, just a bunch of accused sexual predators here, hanging out together, racking up so many accusations of sexual assault that between them, it’s impossible to keep track.

RushCard Will Pay $20.5 Million to Customers It Screwed Over RushCard Will Pay $20.5 Million to Customers It Screwed Over

As part of a class-action settlement, RushCard will reimburse $20.5 million in total to customers whose accounts were frozen last year during a screw-up that left hundreds of thousands of people in financial shambles.

Russell Simmons Urges His Friend Donald Trump to Stop Destroying Peoples' Lives. Hm. Russell Simmons Urges His Friend Donald Trump to Stop Destroying Peoples' Lives. Hm.

Russell Simmons, whose major superpower is destroying other people’s credit, wrote a letter to Donald Trump, a resilient slug covered in salt wounds, from one money mogul to another.

Russell Simmons' RushCard Is Being Investigated Over Missing Money Russell Simmons' RushCard Is Being Investigated Over Missing Money

It’s been nearly two weeks since Russell Simmons’ RushCard mysteriously froze their financial accounts and left their customers without access to their funds. Now, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is stepping in to suss out what the fuck is going on.

Thousands of Financially Vulnerable People Using Russell Simmons's Rushcard Just Got Screwed

Around 68 million Americans are unbanked or underbanked—either living without a bank account, or relying on “alternative,” predatory financial institutions like payday loan shops, check cashers, and prepaid payroll cards. One product on the last category, the Russell Simmons-founded Rushcard—which puts people in a…

Like a True Kardashian, Caitlyn Jenner Is Stepping Up Her Selfie Game Like a True Kardashian, Caitlyn Jenner Is Stepping Up Her Selfie Game

In today’s Tweet Beat, I hate Russell Simmons’ tweet, Caitlyn Jenner has got to fit in with the rest of her family somehow and with Uzo Aduba and Amber Riley maybe this thing won’t be a disaster after all.

Diana Ross Joins Twitter, Can Hopefully Class Up the Joint  Diana Ross Joins Twitter, Can Hopefully Class Up the Joint 

In today’s Tweet Beat, Karrueche is over it, Russell Simons sounds like somebody who has a lot of money and welcome, Ms. Ross.

Geraldo Rivera's Current Publicity Tactic Involves Unfettered Racism Geraldo Rivera's Current Publicity Tactic Involves Unfettered Racism

On Tuesday, Geraldo, who is somehow still a thing, brought out some of his vintage Fox News nuggets about how hip-hop has ruined black people. Unfortunately, he did not comment on how his own thirst for fame and relevancy has landed him on the sad circus that is "Celebrity Apprentice" where he's currently beefing with…

Nicole Kidman Got Run Over by a Bike Nicole Kidman Got Run Over by a Bike

At first, when I read the headline that Nicole Kidman got knocked to the ground by a bicyclist I was like, "Oh no! I hope she's okay!!! Bicycle/pedestrian collisions can be dangerous!" but then when I found out she's fine and she's pressing charges I was like, "Really? I mean, accidents happen—it's not some nefarious…

Whitney Cummings Knows How To Make You Really, Really Jealous Whitney Cummings Knows How To Make You Really, Really Jealous

In Today's Tweet Beat, Russell Simmons is trying to move on with his life, Ryan Adams starts another turf war and Whitney Cummings is having the best day.

Russell Simmons Apologizes for Icky Harriet Tubman Sex Tape Video Russell Simmons Apologizes for Icky Harriet Tubman Sex Tape Video

The founder of Def Jam and the former Mr. Kimora Lee Simmons apologized Thursday for releasing a video that depicted Harriet Tubman, the woman that freed the slaves, blackmailing her slave owner by secretly filming a sex tape with the two of them together.

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