Dustin Hice speaks out, says community is a ‘predator-protecting machine’
Dustin Hice, the person who’s accusing star anchor Don Lemon of sexually assaulting him, has spoken out towards CNN by slamming the community as “rife with predators and perverts.”
Hice sounded off within the wake of Lemon’s disgraced former co-host Chris Cuomo’s exit.
After recent allegations of sexual misconduct emerged towards Cuomo this week, Hice mentioned CNN is a “predator-protecting machine.”
In 2019, overtly homosexual Hice filed a lawsuit towards Don Lemon.
He is accusing the far-left CNN host of shoving his fingers down his pants, rubbing his genitals, and then thrusting his fingers into Hice’s face.
The incident allegedly occurred at a bar on New York’s Long Island.
Speaking of the incident on the Fox present Waters’ World, Hice reportedly mentioned:
“…And shoved his fingers up underneath my nostril, pushed my head again, and requested me if I preferred p—- or d—.
“I’m not going to say it,” he mentioned.
“And I used to be disgusted, as you’ll be able to assume, and I fled the bar.”
CNN has continued to face behind Lemon, who has reportedly tried to settle with Hice on a number of events.
In response to the community terminating Cuomo for alleged sexual misconduct, and for utilizing CNN sources to assist his disgraced brother’s disaster workforce, Hice advised Fox News Digital that the community protects predators.
“They’re a community rife with predators and perverts,” Hice mentioned.
“Lemon must testify underneath oath within the close to future, however it’s good to see that there’s lastly some accountability taking place.”
“This is who they’re,” Hice added.
“They’re a predator-protecting machine, they slander and smear victims with impunity.”
Hice claimed that he turned down a number of settlement provides from Lemon and that CNN has actively labored with the anchor’s authorized workforce to “grind me down.”
“They’ve tried to grind me down, they’ve tried to intimidate witnesses in my case, they’ve launched confidential details about me in an try to doxx me,” Hice mentioned.
“They are complicit. This is who they are.”
In an announcement to Fox News, Lemon’s legal professional, Caroline J. Polisi, known as Hice’s claims “baseless:”
“In response to Mr. Hice’s baseless allegations, I encourage folks to assessment the general public filings, which present that Mr. Hice’s claims have been steadily eroding once they have been uncovered to the civil litigation course of.
“Mr. Hice’s fanciful and salacious allegations towards Mr. Lemon have collapsed of their very own weight.
“Unlike Mr. Hice, Mr. Lemon has litigated, and will proceed to litigate this case within the courtroom, not the press.
“We look forward to the approaching trial so he can finally put this case behind him.”
Earlier final week, CNN suspended Chris Cuomo indefinitely after unearthed textual content messages revealed that he used his media sources to discredit his brother Andrew’s accusers, elevating “serious concerns” about his moral conduct.
When Democrat Andrew Cuomo resigned as governor of New York earlier this 12 months, Chris Cuomo initially advised CNN that he solely aided the disgraced politician as a fellow brother, not as an precise adviser:
When Chris admitted to us that he had provided recommendation to his brother’s employees, he broke our guidelines and we acknowledged that publicly.
But we additionally appreciated the distinctive place he was in and understood his have to put household first and job second.
However, these paperwork level to a higher degree of involvement in his brother’s efforts than we beforehand knew. As a outcome, we now have suspended Chris indefinitely, pending additional analysis.
Several days later, CNN introduced that it had fired Chris Cuomo after “additional information” got here to mild about his conduct.