LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney for Mel Gibson’s ex-girlfriend told a judge he may not introduce a series of taped racist and sexist rants by the Oscar winner during the couple’s bitter custody dispute.
The move comes a week after lawyers for Oksana Grigorieva said the Russian musician was dropping her claims that Gibson physically abused her for the purposes of their custody case.READ MORE: FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Emergency Use Authorization For Johnson & Johnson Booster
Attorney Daniel Horowitz says Thursday that the recordings were more relevant for a domestic violence restraining order, which Grigorieva is no longer seeking.READ MORE: Some Parent Groups Proposing Monday 'Sit-Outs' At Schools To Protest Against Vaccine Mandates
A Los Angeles judge agreed to temporarily halt the case so Grigorieva’s attorneys can appeal a ruling allowing Gibson’s attorneys to remain on the case. Grigorieva asked to disqualify them because she had consulted with a partner of one of the actor-director’s family law attorneys.MORE NEWS: Section Of MacArthur Park To Close To Begin Repairs, Maintenance Work
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