Jury Rules Against Blac Chyna in Defamation Suit Against Kardashians

On May 2, the jury awarded no damages to Blac Chyna, who accused Kim KardashianKhloe KardashianKylie Jenner and Kris Jenner of defamation and contract interference. The jury determined that the Kardashian-Jenners did not unjustly harm Chyna’s career.The judge had already issued a directed verdict earlier on April 29 to find Kim not liable with respect to defamation, ruling that there is “no evidence” that Kim took a “responsible part” in publishing the alleged defamatory statements. The claim against her for alleged interference with a contract went to the jury.The Kardashian-Jenners were not present in court on May 2 for the verdict. 

Chyna, born Angela White, first filed a lawsuit against her ex Rob Kardashian‘s family—including his sisters Kim, Khloe and Kylie, as well as his mom Kris—back in 2017. In the $140 million defamation suit, Chyna—who starred alongside Rob in their E! spinoff, 2016’s Rob & Chyna—claimed that the Kardashian-Jenner family was involved in the cancellation of the show’s second season. 

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