A Los Angeles decide discovered Friday that Kim Kardashian isn’t responsible of defaming Blac Chyna.
Paperwork obtained by Web page Six present the court docket dominated that “no assertion” made by the Skims founder, 41, was “alleged to be defamatory” in opposition to the “Rob & Chyna” alum, 33.
Chyna’s crew beforehand argued they solely wanted to show that every defendant within the case — together with Kim, Khloé Kardashian, Kylie Jenner and Kris Jenner — took a “accountable half” in defaming Chyna, whose actual identify is Angela White.
Nevertheless, the court docket agreed that there’s “no proof” to help that Kim had a “accountable half” in defaming Chyna, per the paperwork.
The ruling was based mostly on the attorneys’ arguments, the court docket document and papers from the counsel.
Though Kim was absolved of the defamation cost, she is doubtlessly nonetheless on the hook for alleged intentional interference with a contract.
Chyna has accused the Kardashian-Jenner household of utilizing their affect to cancel a possible second season of her and ex-fiancé Rob Kardashian’s E! actuality present.
Nevertheless, Jeff Jenkins, former co-president of Bunim-Murray and govt producer of the collection, testified final week that networks together with BET, VH1, Lifetime and MTV have been additionally bored with selecting up “Rob & Chyna.”
“Rob & Chyna” aired for one season in 2016.Getty Photos
Chyna is in search of over $145 million ($109,635,021 in financial injury and $36,000,000 on the whole damages for emotional misery).
The Kardashian-Jenner household’s legal professional, Michael Rhodes, tried to get the case dismissed altogether final Friday, arguing that Chyna’s claims have been “absurd.”
He additionally stated the entire damages quantity relies on “unsupported and wildly speculative claims” since she has not offered the suitable accounting data.
The jury has been deliberating since 9:30 a.m. native time and will decide within the case by Friday’s finish.