Chris D’Elia Accused Of Soliciting Child Pornography From 17-Year-Old Girl In New Lawsuit https://t.co/guJ3O1ImoG— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) March 3, 2021
Deadline is reporting that a civil suit was filed in California federal court on Tuesday that accuses comedian Chris D’Elia of child sexual exploitation and violation of child pornography laws.
The plaintiff, “Jane Doe”, in the filing, says she was 17 and in high school when she connected with D’Elia in 2014. He was 34. They met over social media.
Details of the lawsuit, trigger warning:
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Per her statement, D’Elia knew the girl was underage, even commenting on one of her school photos.
She reported that she was invited to one of his shows and attended one in Connecticut where, they engaged in sexual activities before his performance. During the encounters, D’Elia repeatedly asked the girl her age and she told him several times she was 17.
The filing says that D’Elia also “solicited and received” over 100 sexually explicit photos and videos from the girl. When she would refuse, he said he would “psychologically punish her.”