professional wrestler Hulk Hogan went gossip website Gawker 100 million for placing fragments of a sex tape with Hogan and the wife of his best friend.
Hogan, real name Terry Bollea, also filed a complaint against the wife, Heather Clem, and her ex-husband, radio shock jock Bubba the Love Sponge “, saying they shot him without his knowledge. The display of the video earlier this month “is a shameful and disgraceful breach of the applicant’s right to privacy by a group of suspects who repulsive have no respect for human dignity and care about maximizing their sales and profits at the expense of all others, “said the lawsuit against Gawker, which was filed Monday in federal court in Tampa. The video shows Hogan and Clem have sex in her room while she was still married. It was six years ago included, according to the lawsuit. “The applicant has invested much time and effort to his professional wrestling champion and professional development of its brand to develop dedicated,” the lawsuit against Clem and Bubba, whose real name is Todd Clem, one said, noting that Hogan was a “12-time world wrestling champion. “ Cameron Stracher, a lawyer for Gawker, said he believes the lawsuit is unfounded and ask a judge to review the case shed. ” He has relationships sex with the wife of another man in the house of another man, “he added.” I do not know if it’s fair to say that he is an expectation of privacy in the circumstances. “ lawsuit against Gawker $ 100 million in damages seeks . Trial against Clems, filed in Pinellas County, Florida, is unspecified amount.
Stephen Diaco, a lawyer Bubba said Hogan knew there was a tape of the meeting, despite his claim that he was not aware, and Bubba has nothing to do with its output.
“Bubba is a victim, Heather is a victim,” he said. “Bubba did not know who released this tape.”
It was not immediately clear whether Heather Clem had retained a lawyer in the matter. The two men have long been closed, Hogan was the best man at the wedding Clems “and is a sponsor of their son, Diaco said
Hogan says radio host Howard Stern during a recent appearance on his show that Bubba gave him permission to have sex with his wife.