Derrick Rose Asks 9th Circ. To Sanction Rape Accuser Attys

Law360, San Francisco (January 18, 2018, 3:13 PM EST) -- NBA star Derrick Rose has urged the Ninth Circuit to sanction the attorneys for a Los Angeles woman who lost her suit accusing Rose and his two friends of raping her, slamming the appeal for being “frivolous” and arguing they should pay $5,000 for wasting the court’s time and resources.

In a motion for sanctions filed Tuesday, Rose and two of his friends argued that the case brought by the woman — referred to as “Jane Doe” — was a “sham from the outset.” The result...
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Case Information

Case Title

Jane Doe v. Derrick Rose, et al

Case Number



Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

4320 Assault, Libel, and Slander

Date Filed

November 18, 2016

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