Blac Chyna: How the Reality TV Star Is Fighting Back Against Her Sex Tape Leak
Blac Chyna has been having a hard time lately. Not long ago, Rob Kardashian accused her of being unfaithful and posted private messages and revealing pictures of her on social media. They have since figured out custody of their daughter, Dream, but the drama’s still not over for them.
The reality star mother recently returned to the headlines because a video of her being intimate with an ex-boyfriend leaked online. Once again, her privacy was violated and she had to turn to the authorities.
So what did she and the man featured in the video have to say about it? Here are seven things to know about how Blac Chyna is fighting back against her sex tape leak.
1. A video of Blac Chyna with an ex-boyfriend leaked
A video of Blac Chyna performing oral sex on her ex-boyfriend, Mechie, leaked on Feb. 19. A rep for Mechie confirmed that it was him, that he filmed this back in July himself on her phone, and that he never had a copy of the video, according to TMZ. He also said he doesn’t know how it got out.
Blac Chyna also doesn’t know how it was released. When asked, she told TMZ, “Your guess is as good as mine.” This is not the first time intimate photos of the reality star has been released without her consent. Now, she is making the first move to potentially fight back on this in court.
Next: There were reports that another video was released.
2. There was a false alarm that there was a second video
Some believed that there was a second video featuring the reality star, but it turns out it wasn’t her. The video showed a woman who looked like her having sex with a man but it was too grainy to actually prove that.
Sources later denied the claim that it’s her, according to TMZ.
Next: This is what her attorney said about filing a report.
3. She filed a report with the LAPD
Lisa Bloom is still representing Blac Chyna and made an announcement on Twitter that they are filing a report. She stated:
Revenge porn is a crime, almost always designed to humiliate a woman. This morning Blac Chyna, my co-counsel Walter Mosley and I filed a police report about the sex tape of her that was posted this week without her consent. Thank you LAPD for your professionalism.
Next: Her other lawyer also gave a statement about the situation.
4. Walter Mosley gave a statement speaking out against this type of attack on women
Bloom isn’t her only attorney. She is also being represented by Walter Mosley. He posted a picture with her on Instagram with a long statement.
“We have to change this culture of abuse and assault against women,” he wrote. “Today’s post saddens me deeply as it is an attack not only against my client but my friend. Why do we think it’s acceptable to sell, or publish, or seek revenge, or blackmail women in this way and without their consent? It’s not.”
Next: This is what Mechie had to say about his relationship with Blac Chyna.
5. Mechie later clarified the timeline of their relationship
Mechie later clarified that Blac Chyna wasn’t with Rob Kardashian at the time of them recording the video.
“No, she wasn’t with Rob. She left Rob the year before we met back in December,” he told The Shade Room. “She was not with Rob when we linked up. She had the baby and had already moved out and dipped off from him.”
Next: This is why they broke up.
6. He said they broke up so he could focus on his career
He also revealed what ended their relationship. “To be completely honest, it just got to a point where the so-called hype and fame of the relationship was starting to get out of hands and overshadow what I had going on with my music and my brand,” he told The Shade Room. “It was getting in the way of what I had going on.”
Next: Her lawsuit against Kardashian is still pending.
7. Her lawsuit against Rob Kardashian is still pending
The reality star’s woes from her previous invasion of privacy is still not behind her. She sued after Kardashian posted nude photos of her on Instagram. She went on to get a restraining order because of this and Lisa Bloom gave a statement.
“Mr. Kardashian, you are now on notice: revenge porn is illegal,” read the statement according to CNN. “Cyberbullying your ex is harassment.”
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