New US rape lawsuit filed against boxer Mike Tyson


Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has a record for rape, having spent three years in jail beginning in 1992 after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a model, who was 18 at the time. – EPA pic, January 9, 2023.

A WOMAN in New York state has filed a civil suit against Mike Tyson, accusing the former boxing champion of raping her in a limousine in the early 1990s, according to court filings.

The woman, who asked the court to remain anonymous, filed her complaint in early January under a temporary New York state law allowing victims of sexual assault to seek civil damages regardless of the statute of limitations.


Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access!

Subscribe Now!


Sign up or sign in here to comment.


Comments