It seems like the producers of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" really lucked out with a cast that seems to be generating more drama off the screen than on. The latest is the defamation suit brought against former cast member Danielle Staub by Stephen Zalewski, according to Babble.com.
The plaintiff claims Danielle Staub ruined his reputation by claiming on an episode of "Real Housewives" that he filmed a sex tape of the couple without her consent. He claims that's absolutely false and that she even filmed part of it herself.
He said strangers have come up to him, letting him have it for what they believe is his piggish behavior, which he denies:
"I have people come up to me in restaurants telling me I'm going to hell, I'm not a good person. I try to explain to people I didn't do anything wrong."
Furthermore, he said he believes "she's out of her mind" and that "there's something wrong with her." And that's exactly what the "Real Housewives" producers seem to be looking for in a cast member if you have been watching Season 2 of this show.
But, as any New York personal injury lawyer will tell you, no amount of crazy should cloud the facts in the case. So Stephen Zalewski will have to show that he didn't film their otherwise private encounter without Danielle Staub's knowledge.
His attorney, Nase Naumoski, claims he has emails and text messages proving that she knew about the tape:
"Danielle Staub constantly makes statements about my client that she knows are false and that continue to damage his reputation. We want to put a stop to it."
If someone has publicly published or broadcast anything false about you that has caused some kind of harm, then you might have a defamation case on your hands. New York personal injury attorneys can help you determine the proper course of action.
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