Steven Tyler sexually assaulted a 16-year-old lady and carried on a bootleg affair together with her, which ended with him insisting she abort their youngster, this in accordance with a brand new lawsuit.
The legendary Aerosmith frontman shouldn't be named within the go well with, however he is one in every of 50 defendants recognized as a John Doe. The plaintiff/accuser, Julia Holcomb, has additionally gone on file prior to now about their relationship and she or he quotes immediately from the singer's 2011 memoir within the go well with. Tyler's memoir referred to his time spent with an underage lady as “involuntary infamy,” however maintained they'd a “romantic, loving relationship.”
In line with the docs obtained by Rolling Stone, Holcomb first met Tyler simply after her sixteenth birthday when Aerosmith performed a 1973 live performance in Portland, Oregon. Tyler, who was round 25 on the time, allegedly introduced Holcomb again to his resort room, the place they chatted about her age and troubled residence life.
Holcomb says Tyler then “carried out varied acts of legal sexual conduct upon.” She claims he continued to have intercourse together with her after illegally flying her as a minor throughout state strains to Seattle for Aerosmith's subsequent present.
The docs additionally state Tyler tried to coax Holcomb's mother into turning over guardianship of her daughter to him so he might present for her and journey together with her with out worry of legal legal responsibility. However, Holcomb says, Tyler didn't observe by way of together with his plans “and as a substitute continued to journey with, assault and supply alcohol and medicines” to her.
By 1975, Holcomb says she was 17 and pregnant with Tyler’s son … Tyler allegedly ordered her to get an abortion after an house hearth, insisting the unborn child was affected by a scarcity of oxygen — an allegation dismissed by a medical skilled.
Holcomb says she was torn about terminating the being pregnant … however in the end went by way of with it after Tyler threatened to chop off monetary help. After that, she says she left Tyler and went again residence to Portland to choose up the items of her life. Apparently, Aerosmith's 1997 autobiography talked about the house hearth, abortion and underage relationship, however recognized the lady as Diana, not Holcomb.
Holcomb's go well with accuses Tyler of sexual assault, sexual battery and intentional infliction of emotional misery. She filed the go well with underneath California's laws quickly waiving limitation on youngster intercourse abuse.
We reached out to Steven's rep … up to now no phrase again.