Afrika Bambaataa, one of many legendary hip hop artists from the Eighties, was lately served in connection to a lawsuit filed towards him and the Zulu Nation. The explosive lawsuit is claiming that the disgraced hip hop pioneer sexually abused and repeatedly intercourse trafficked a 12-year-old boy to different deviant grownup males in trade of cash for 4 years.
Little one intercourse trafficking, by definition, refers back to the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, acquiring, patronizing, or soliciting of a minor for the aim of a industrial intercourse act.
The lawsuit was filed in Bronx Supreme Courtroom by a now grownup male who’s recognized as John Doe. In response to the go well with, the alleged sufferer claims that the kid sexual abuse and youngster prostitution befell was in Bambaataa’s Bronx River condominium, which doubled because the Zulu Nation Headquarters.
John Doe’s lawyer filed the lawsuit on August 4, 2021, ten days earlier than the August 14th deadline of the Little one Victims Act (CVA). His legal professional Hugo Ortega explains the character of the motion:
“The CVA opened a historic one-year onetime window for victims and survivors of childhood sexual abuse within the State of New York to pursue lapsed claims. Previous to the passage of the CVA, every Plaintiff’s claims have been time barred the day they turned 22 years outdated.”
In 2016, Troi “Star” Torain had an interview with a Zulu Nation member who mentioned he was sexually abused by Afrika Bambaataa and different Zulu Nation members whereas within the ninth grade. This started a litany of allegations on Torain’s present towards Bambaataa as increasingly alleged victims got here ahead.
John Doe was not a type of males.