Karen McDougal, Playboy Playmate of the 12 months 1998.
Karen McDougal, the Playboy mannequin who has stated she had an affair with President Donald Trump, has filed a lawsuit in opposition to Fox Information Community for defamation due to host Tucker Carlson’s declare on-air that she extorted Trump by threatening to go public with their affair.
McDougal’s swimsuit, filed Wedneday in Manhattan Supreme Court docket, says that Carlson’s statements final December “have been deliberately false and made with reckless disregard for the reality.”
The swimsuit, which seeks unspecified financial damages, notes that “two girls approached Donald Trump and threatened to damage his profession and humiliate his household if he would not give them cash.”
“Now that feels like a traditional case of extortion,” Carlson added throughout the Dec. 10, 2018 broadcast, the swimsuit says.
Whereas Carlson by no means talked about McDougal by title, “it was apparent to an inexpensive viewer who he was referring to significantly when Carlson put an image of McDougal on the display…