Kesha's former producer and alleged abuser officially subpoenaed Lady Gaga for a deposition on Saturday, based on text messages that Kesha exchanged with the "Perfect Illusion" singer. "Gaga believes Dr. Luke is only trying to draw press by exaggerating her role in his case against Kesha and by falsely accusing her of dodging his requests".
Accused of rape by Kesha in 2014, the producer Dr. Luke always tries to cleanse his name. Luke, refusing to be deposed in the Kesha case, but now he wants the judge to force her to do it. TMZ has learned.
Now that the subpoena has been issued, Gaga will be required to set a date to appear in-person for a three-hour deposition, during which she'll be quizzed by Dr. Luke's attorneys. In April, Sony's legal department stated that Dr. Luke was "no longer the CEO of Kemosabe Records and does not have the authority to act on its behalf", effectively ending their relationship with the producer. The lawyers say Lady Gaga's unwillingness to submit herself for deposition made further court action necessary to obtain the information they want from her. The court ruled against Kesha in 2016, and, citing emotional fatigue, she ultimately chose to drop the charges. Dr. Luke countersued shortly after.
Lady Gaga has information that might harm Kesha in a civil suit.
What exactly is it that makes Lady Gaga such a compelling witness for Dr. Luke? "Somebody that has such a lovely light within them, so much talent to give - just to see that light burn out because they feel that no one's listening to them, I feel that it's my responsibility to stand up for her when there's a lot of people that are not listening to her plea for love, for people to have compassion and empathy".
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She also spoke out in support of Kesha around the time of her initial request for testimony, telling recently retired radio host Carson Daly, "I feel like she's being very publicly shamed for something that happens in the music industry all the time, to women and men".
Iranian semi-official media are reporting that Iran has successfully launched a rocket carrying a satellite into space. A satellite launch was reported in 2015, using a different class of rocket than the one mentioned in Thursday's claim.
Trump said the investment will create 3,000 jobs at a minimum "with the potential for up to 13,000 in very near future". The Governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker , said the average salary for the 13,000 workers will be $53,000 plus benefits.
The bill has widespread support from both major parties in both Houses - making a veto a potentially unpopular political move. What does the bill do? Lawmakers passed the legislation , 419-3, clearing the far-reaching measure for action by the Senate.
Nomura reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $14.80 target price on shares of Ford Motor in a research report on Tuesday , May 2nd. According to Yahoo Finance, The Dividend Date for General Motors Company is Jun 23, 2017 and its Ex-Dividend Date is Jun 7, 2017.
Well, Houston Nutt , maybe, although based on his time at Ole Miss , it's pretty clear he's not really much of a victor either. They went after Freeze for failure to monitor his program, an allegation the school passionately denied in its response.
Pets at Home Group PLC presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 216.14 ($2.82). The insider TOUFF MICHAEL sold $2.89 million. $544,810 worth of stock was sold by McKay John D on Monday, June 5.
When President Trump announced the Foxconn deal, he promised it would create a minimum of 3,000 and up to 13,000 jobs over time. The incentives would only be awarded if Foxconn creates the jobs and pays an average yearly wage of almost $54,000.
While campaigning for the presidency in September , President Donald Trump warned that any Iranian vessels that harass the U.S. The Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps is a paramilitary force that answers directly to the Islamic republic's supreme leader.
The saga came about a week after Whitehead claimed on Twitter that someone had taken his dog and was holding it for ransom . Lucky Whitehead may want to consider going by his birth name of Rodney after an extraordinary week of bad news.
They will also undertake research projects that pertain to biology, biotechnology, physical science and Earth science. GMT), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( NASA ) said in coverage of the flawless launch on Friday.
There, security forces found weapons and explosives, believed to belong to infiltrators from Iran and Lebanon's Hezbollah. He declined to comment on whether the Iranian ambassador, Alireza Enayati, was among them.
On Thursday, it closed just below buy range and near the session low after setting a record high of 136.41. Sales declined 12 percent to $29.6 billion, compared with $29.2 billion expected by analysts.
Iran Says US Navy Vessel Fired Warning Shots
In January, the USS Mahan fired shots toward Iranian fast-attack boats as they neared the destroyer in the Strait of Hormuz. Iran pledged to forge ahead with its missile program Saturday.
Moto Z2 Force Edition and 360 Camera Moto Mod announced
Now, Lenovo's subsidiary firm is set to launch another Z2 product, the Lenovo Moto Z2 Force , with two new exciting features. You can use these dual rear cameras together to capture higher-quality photos and add blurry backgrounds to your images .
OPEC & non-OPEC producers agree to curb oil output
But if this is representative of how such export cuts will be calculated, then price hikes will depend on increased demand. They dropped $1.34, or 2.7 percent, in the previous session to settle at $48.32 per barrel, the lowest close since May 12.
I killed my sister, but I don't care
A passenger is seen outside the auto , apparently waving for help, while Obdulia Sanchez kneels beside her sister on the ground. Relatives said Jacqueline was preparing for her Quincenera - fifteenth birthday celebrations celebrated by Latin Americans.
Bodies found in trailer in San Antonio
The Border Patrol has regularly reported finding suspected immigrants inside trucks along the USA border with Mexico. Police have the truck's driver in custody and authorities don't know how long the truck was parked in the lot.
Army thrashes cops, ransacks police station
Former J&K Chief Minister and opposition National Conference working president Omar Abdullah reacted strongly to the incident. However, this led to a heated argument and resulted in Army men assaulting police station on Friday night.
Burundi Robotics Team Reported Missing
Hundreds of people have been killed, and hundreds more have disappeared, allegedly the work of Burundi's security forces. Authorities have tried to reach out to family members of the teens back in Burundi, but have not been successful.
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Poses for the Camera Again
Naturally, the upcoming flagship will feature a rear- mounted fingerprint sensor, an iris scanner and face recognition. The Samsung galaxy note 8 might have a high price too, but it's highly unlikely that it will reach $1,100.
Pierce County man contracts West Nile virus
If symptoms are going to show up, they'll appear between two days and two weeks after a person is bitten by an infected mosquito. Residents with questions about West Nile can contact the Mosquito Abatement District at 985-643-5050 or 985-893-0818.