Lena Dunham praises Taylor Swift's 'fierce' court testimony

Lena Dunham praises Taylor Swift's 'fierce' court testimony”

Pop superstar Taylor Swift's mother recounted before a USA jury on Wednesday the moment her "shattered" daughter said she had been groped by a local radio host.

She said she noticed nothing amiss during the brief meeting and that she and Mr Mueller were rudely escorted out of the arena later that evening. Mr Mueller, then a host on the top-rated radio station KYGO, had been invited to meet her before the show.

"Let's be clear about something from the onset - inappropriate touching is offensive, it's wrong and should never be tolerated", Mueller's lawyer, Gabriel McFarland, told jurors. Mueller testified he did not grope Swift. Swift is countersuing, saying she was sexually assaulted.

Swift alleges that Mueller, formerly a host for Denver's country radio station KYGO, grabbed her as she posed for a photo alongside him and his girlfriend Shannon Melcher ahead of her sold-out concert at Denver's Pepsi Center.

Mueller sued Swift after her team told his bosses at a music station that he reached under her dress and touched her backside before a 2013 concert in Denver. Coomer called it a lie.

Taylor Swift's "grope picture" that apparently shows Mueller grabbing her butt is being used as court evidence against the DJ. Mueller claims Swift's team is the reason why he lost his job.

Mueller was sacked by radio station KXGO two days after the 2013 incident and has been unable to find a job since.

In her testimony, the pop star was cordial, but direct and sometimes testy while being questioned by a lawyer representing Mueller.

Swift did not say anything publicly about the incident until Mueller sued Swift in 2015 for $3 million in damages, claiming her false accusations cost him his job.

"I went into the dressing room and I saw her face".

The 27-year-old pop star is countersuing the DJ.

Reporter Amanda Zitzman, who was in the courtroom, tweeted that Swift said that Mueller and his girlfriend seemed inebriated during the 2013 meet-and-greet, saying, "It appeared to me that the two of them had a few cocktails". In one instance, Swift was asked if she could see the incident directly.

Her testimony lasted about an hour. "He grabbed my a** underneath my skirt".

Swift said Thursday that someone would have had to have been underneath her to see the actual groping "and we didn't have anyone positioned there".

Taylor Swift took to the witness stand on August 10 and told a court that former KYGO radio DJ David Mueller grabbed her bare backside during a 2013 meet and greet.

"As they were posing for the photo, I saw her fall into the female, she had an uncomfortable look on her face", Simbeck said. "I felt like I wanted to vomit".

'Resolution of this Counterclaim will demonstrate that Mueller alone was the perpetrator of the humiliating and wrongful conduct targeted against Ms.

"He stayed attached to my bare ass-cheek as I lurched away from him", she told a federal court trial today. Swift then countersued for assault and battery.

Swift testified that after the photo was taken at the meet-and-greet session, she tried to get as far away Mueller as she could.

Swift was confident and assertive in her testimony.

Questioned by the attorney as to whether it might simply have been a case of mistaken identity on her part, she fired back: "He had a handful of my ass".

"It was a definite grab. A very long grab", Swift said.

"I didn't sense danger after he touched her", he said. Swift is countersuing for just $1.

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