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Why Sexual Assault Case Against Cristiano Ronaldo Failed And Recommended For Dismissal

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The long-standing sexual assault case brought against the five-times world best player, Cristiano Ronaldo by Kathryn Mayorga since 2009 at a United States Las Vegas court has been recommended for dismissal by the judge.
Ronaldo was accused by Kathryn Mayorga of raping her in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.
The Portugees forward however has said what happened between the two was a consensual sexual relationship.
Judge Albregts ruling on the case wrote: “It is recommended that Ronaldo’s motion for case terminating sanctions be granted. It is further recommended that Mayorga’s action be dismissed with prejudice.”
The case being thrown out marked the end of a sexual scandal era for the forward.
Ronaldo’s lawyer Peter Christiansen after the dismissal of the case said: “We are pleased with the Court’s detailed review of this matter and its willingness to justly apply the law to the facts and recommend dismissal of the civil case against Mr. Ronaldo.”
Mayorga’s legal team has 14 days to contest the decision of the court.
The Manchester United forward is reported to have settled a case with Mayorga 12 years ago.
In 2018, after Mayorga sought to bring the case to court, Ronaldo said: “I firmly deny the accusations being issued against me. Rape is an abominable crime that goes against everything I am and believe in.”
Mayorga’s sexual claims were sometimes settled out of court 11 years ago, with the 37-year-old model receiving a £375,000 lump sum from the Portuguese striker.
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