50 Cent, Daphne Joy

View gallery

Picture Credit score: Getty Photos

50 Cent has reportedly filed a lawsuit towards his ex Daphne Pleasure for defamation. In response to a brand new report, the 48-year-old “In da Membership” hitmaker is suing Pleasure, 37, for “falsely and publicly” accusing him of “rape and bodily abuse” from their former relationship. The exes — who had been collectively from 2011 to 2013 — are additionally in a custody battle over their son, Sire.

Per court docket paperwork obtained by Us Weekly on Tuesday, Might 7, 50 Cent (actual identify: Curtis Jackson) alleged that Pleasure made a “purposeful try to, on data and perception, destroy his private and enterprise status, hurt Jackson’s industrial and enterprise pursuits, negatively have an effect on his custody case, and forestall him from seeing his minor son.”

Jackson filed the lawsuit towards Pleasure on Monday, Might 6. Elsewhere within the court docket paperwork, he claimed he has been “subjected to intensive public ridicule, hatred, and contempt” due to Pleasure’s “false and defamatory statements.” Moreover, the rapper is searching for to “vindicate his rights and defend his status” from Pleasure’s “calculated assault,” and 50 Cent desires punitive and exemplary damages for “extreme hurt” introduced on by Pleasure’s allegations, the outlet reported.

Daphne Joy in a pink dress carrying son Sire
Daphne Pleasure carrying son Sire (Getty Photos)

In March, Pleasure was named as a “intercourse employee” in a lawsuit filed by Rodney Jones towards Sean “Diddy” Combs amid his intercourse trafficking investigation. She vehemently denied the declare in an Instagram publish.

“I’m deeply harm by the lies in Rodney Jones’ lawsuit,” Pleasure wrote. “The declare that I’m a intercourse employee is 100% false and character assassination. I’m retaining an lawyer to discover all authorized treatments towards each Rodney and his lawyer.”

Later that month, Pleasure publicly accused 50 Cent of “raping [her] and bodily abusing [her].”

“Let’s put the true focus in your true evil actions of raping me and bodily abusing me,” Pleasure wrote in a separate Instagram publish in March. “You’re now not my oppressor and my God will deal with you from this level on. You’ve completely broken the final hope I had for you as a father to protect our household with these final and last false claims made towards me. You’ve damaged our hearts for the final and last time.”

In response to Pleasure’s public accusation, 50 Cent responded with an announcement that was obtained by a number of shops.

“The disturbing allegations within the sworn pleadings lately filed in a court docket case associated to Daphne Pleasure, the mom of my 12-year-old youngster, has required me to take all obligatory authorized actions to guard my son Sire,” his assertion learn. “The newest false and baseless accusations by Daphne Pleasure are clearly in response to my choice to hunt sole custody of my son. My son Sire is my essential precedence and conserving him in a secure atmosphere is my solely focus presently.”

For those who or anybody has been sexually abused, name the Nationwide Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE (4673). A educated employees member will present confidential, judgment-free help in addition to native sources to help in therapeutic, recovering and extra.

For those who or somebody is experiencing home violence, please name the Nationwide Home Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 for confidential help.