January 28, 2023

Teen Mother 2’s Kailyn Lowry, Briana DeJesus’ Lawsuit Dismissed

Teen Mom 2 Stars Kailyn Lowry Briana DeJesus Lawsuit Dismissed

Kailyn Lowry and Briana DeJesus.
Courtesy Kailyn Lowry/Instagram; Courtesy Briana DeJesus/Instagram

The authorized child mama drama could also be over, however the ongoing scandal continues. After practically 9 months of battling it out in court docket, Kailyn Lowry’s defamation lawsuit towards her Teen Mother 2 costar Briana DeJesus has been dismissed within the Florida native’s favor.

“I gained,” DeJesus, 27, mentioned in a press release to Celebuzz on Monday, April 18. She additionally shared a number of screenshots on her Instagram Story of her shopping for a clown costume and a mirror from Amazon, alluding that she was going to ship the gadgets to the “Espresso Convos” podcast host. “Alexa play ‘bitch higher have my cash’!” DeJesus wrote within the reward message.

Lowry, 30, shared her personal ideas on the ruling in an Instagram Story assertion. “Whereas right this moment’s ruling is unlucky, I’ve to respect the choose’s determination. With that being mentioned, I stand by my reality and the data unfold about me remains to be not true,” she wrote. “I want to thank my authorized workforce for preventing for me, and I’m trying ahead to life after this lawsuit so I can focus my power solely on my boys and my future enterprise endeavors.”

The mom of 4, who has been feuding with DeJesus for years, filed the lawsuit towards her rival in June 2021. The Pleasure Over Pity writer sued DeJesus for defamation on the time, alleging that the Teen Mother 3 alum falsely acknowledged that Kail bodily assaulted Chris Lopez, the daddy of Lowry’s two youngest sons, Lux, 4, and Creed, 20 months, and broke into his dwelling. (Although Lowry was arrested after the alleged assault, the fees have been later dropped. She additionally denied by way of Instagram “ever [having] been charged with breaking & getting into. Ever,” and maintained she by no means damaged into and entered a house “in my life.”)

Per Celebuzz, the choose famous within the court docket paperwork that the “reference to breaking and getting into did nothing to vary the truth that Lowry was actually arrested for home violence and didn’t improve the sting of earlier publications about Lowry’s arrest.”

Based on the paperwork, the choose additional claimed, “Even when the remoted assertion relating to ‘breaking and getting into’ will be thought-about defamatory, there’s inadequate proof to determine that Soto [DeJesus] knew the assertion was false on the time it was made.”

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Finally, “as a matter of legislation, Lowry has not met her burden relating to the difficulty of malice,” declared the choose.

The Teen Mother 2 stars’ feud first kicked off in 2017, when DeJesus started relationship Lowry’s ex-husband Javi Marroquin — with whom Kail shares son Lincoln, 8. (The Pennsylvania native can be mother to son Isaac, 12, whom she shares with ex-boyfriend Jo Rivera.) Though Marroquin and DeJesus’ relationship solely lasted for just a few months, the drama between the Love Is Bubblegum author and the Teen Mother: Household Reunion star was simply getting began. The 2 not solely continued to trash one another on social media, additionally they tried to interact in a bodily struggle at one of many Teen Mother reunions. Their relationship solely grew worse as the varied gamers within the Lowry/DeJesus drama appeared on one another’s podcasts.

Marroquin, 29, spilled the tea on his and DeJesus’ breakup on Lowry’s “Espresso Convos” podcast in 2018. Three years later, the Hustle & Coronary heart writer invited Devoin Austin (the daddy of DeJesus’ oldest daughter, Nova) to be a visitor on the podcast, throughout which he spoke about his fractured coparenting relationship with the mother of two. For her half, DeJesus — who additionally shares daughter Stella, 4, with ex Luis Hernandez — flew to Philadelphia to seem on Chris Lopez’s podcast in 2021 in a much-discussed scene that was filmed for season 11 of Teen Mother 2.

The lawsuit alone has not been with out its fair proportion of drama.

In December 2021, DeJesus despatched Lowry a treadmill amid the authorized struggle, which many followers interpreted as a body-shaming dig.

“I do know u are implausible at RUNNING YOUR MOUTH SO I THOUGHT UR FEET WOULD RUN JUST AS FAST!” Briana wrote by way of her Instagram Story on the time.

Three months later, in March 2022, the Sunshine State resident filed a movement to forestall Lowry’s authorized workforce from having the ability to ask any questions on DeJesus’ intercourse life. (The “Child Mamas No Drama” cohost claimed that DeJesus slept with Lopez, 28, which DeJesus has denied.)

“We needed to file this movement as a result of our unilateral extensions {of professional} courtesy, class, and decency weren’t reciprocated. That’s okay,” DeJesus’ lawyer Marc J. Randazza defined to Us Weekly on the time. “We are going to conduct ourselves in response to our excessive requirements and we are going to allow them to select their very own requirements for themselves.”

Us Weekly has reached out for remark from Lowry and DeJesus’ respective authorized groups.

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