Nicki Minaj and her husband Keneth Petty face a default judgment to the tune of $15 million for failing to reply Jennifer Hough’s lawsuit. Hollywood Unlocked stories that the papers had been served again on September 13.
Hough’s lawyer, Tyrone A Blackburn, asks within the court docket submitting to “please enter the default of defendants Onika Tanya Maraj, and Kenneth Petty, AKA Zoo, pursuant to Rule 55(a) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure for failure to plead or otherwise defend this action as fully appears from the court file herein and from the attached affirmation of Tyrone A. Blackburn, Esq.”
The couple was given 21 days from the date they had been served to reply the grievance. Since they failed to try this, it clears the best way for the default judgment.
Hough is locked in a authorized battle with the couple after accusing them of attempting to intimidate, threaten, bribe, and harass her. She accused Petty of rape again in 1994 once they had been each 16. He was initially charged with first-degree rape however pleaded responsible to tried rape, and he served greater than 4 years in jail.
Petty can be ready to be sentenced for failing to register as a intercourse offender within the state of California. He’s scheduled to be sentenced in January of 2022 and faces as much as 10 years in jail.
Hough not too long ago appeared on The Actual, the place she detailed the harassment she skilled from the couple. She claims they tried to get her to recant her rape allegation, which she refused to do.
Neither Minaj nor Petty have commented on the allegations publicly.