Bikram Yoga Guru Wins Delay Of Rape Cover-Up Trial

Law360, Los Angeles (September 23, 2015, 7:45 PM EDT) -- A California judge on Wednesday allowed yoga guru Bikram Choudhury to delay a trial over claims that he fired a former legal adviser at his college for refusing to cover up a rape allegation against Choudhury, rejecting the ex-adviser’s argument that a defense attorney’s scheduled surgery was a ruse.

Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury, left, has been accused of abusing his position as the leader of a yoga empire to sexually harass or abuse women. (Credit: AP) Minakashi Jafa-Bodden alleges that Choudhury hired her as legal adviser to Bikram Yoga College of India LP, where she saw him repeatedly demean and harass...

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