Ryan Seacrest has answered to a variety tale detailing his former private stylist’s claims that he sexually careworn her.
“A Lot has been mentioned in regards to the #MeToo and Time’s Up movement(s) and the importance of offering women and males with the opportunity to share their tales of place of work misconduct, in an attempt to modify our culture and the systemic inequalities that exist. I absolutely make stronger this lead to unequivocally and applaud all of the brave souls who have come ahead to proportion their tales,” he informed Web Page Six in an announcement Tuesday.
“Unfortunately, final fall I changed into one among the accused, which I promptly revealed proactively to the community involved and to the general public. And to be equally clear, those accusations had been then investigated by an impartial 3rd-birthday celebration over the course of a -month procedure and involved dozens of interviews that included me, the accused and countless others. Ultimately, my title was once cleared. I eagerly participated within the research in order to demonstrate my innocence as a result of i do know my reality, and that i consider in due procedure.”
in the story printed Monday, Suzie Hardy claims “she used to be subjected to unwanted sexual aggression — grinding his erect penis towards her whilst clad simplest in his undies, groping her vagina and at one element slapping her buttock so hard that it left a big welt nonetheless visual hours later.”
The FORTY THREE-year-vintage tv host and producer claimed that “Selection didn’t talk with me or bother to talk with different credible witnesses and even ask for any of the proof that was obtained during the investigation whilst offered, all of which clearly challenged the veracity of the claims made towards me.”
He persisted, “This one who has accused me of terrible issues attempted to buy her silence through inquiring for money on a couple of occasions — I refused. i’ve worked extremely exhausting to achieve my luck and i don’t take my opportunities with no consideration. I don’t need to accuse any person of no longer telling the truth but on this case, i’ve no selection however to again deny the claims towards me, remind people who i used to be recused of any wrongdoing, and put the problem to relax.”
Seacrest has many times refuted Hardy’s claims.