Madonna Sued for Showing ‘Pornography Without Warning’ at Concerts – Hollywood Life



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Madonna is going through a lawsuit from a concertgoer for allegedly “forcing” followers to attend for her in dangerously scorching temperatures and for displaying “pornography without warning” on stage. According to a number of retailers, the 65-year-old “Like a Virgin” hitmaker was hit with the lawsuit by concertgoer Justen Lipeles.

Lipeles filed the paperwork on Wednesday, May 29, in Los Angeles. The lawsuit alleges that Madonna lip-synced one in all her exhibits at L.A.’s Kia Forum from her Celebration Tour, which wrapped earlier this month. Lipeles additional claimed that every one followers from the live performance had been in a “hot and uncomfortable temperature” after Madonna allegedly took the stage at 10 p.m. moderately than the marketed 8:30 p.m. begin time.

“Forcing consumers to wait hours in hot, uncomfortable arenas and subjecting them to pornography without warning is demonstrative of Madonna’s flippant disrespect for her fans,” the courtroom paperwork learn, per a number of retailers. “Defendants did not provide any notice to plaintiff that the concert will start at a later time.”

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Lipeles’ lawsuit moreover accused the pop star of displaying “topless women on stage simulating sex acts.”

“The temperature inside the Kia Forum was uncomfortably hot as required by Madonna, who refused to allow the air conditioning to be turned on,” the courtroom paperwork learn. Lipeles was allegedly “profusely sweating and became physically ill as a result of the heat,” the lawsuit additional claims. “When fans complained about the heat, Madonna unreasonably told them to take their clothes off.”

In addition to Madonna, Lipeles can also be suing Live Nation and the California live performance venues Forum Entertainment, the Golden 1 Center, Kia Forum and Acrisure Arena.

Lipeles Law Group additionally revealed that Lipeles introduced his youthful sister to the present, who’s 11 years outdated, based on an announcement obtained by  Entertainment Tonight.

After noting that the “women on stage” eliminated their tops and carried out “pornographic-type situations,” Lipeles Law Group alleged, “This is with absolutely no warning to anyone who is offended by this type of content,” in its assertion to the outlet.

This isn’t the primary time Madonna has confronted authorized hassle for her live shows. She has lately been sued quite a few occasions for starting her Celebration Tour exhibits previous the beginning time that was marketed to followers.

The “Borderline” singer and Live Nation haven’t publicly responded to the lawsuit on the time of publication.


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