Kanye West Avoids Prosecution in Alleged Beverly Hills Assault
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 01.31.2014
Because he settled with the victim...
Kanye West will not be prosecuted in his alleged assault of the man who used a racial slur in reference to Kim Kardashian and him. TMZ reports that the Los Angeles County District Attorney has rejected the case, for a few reasons.
First off, a civil settlement has been reached in which West agreed to pay $250,000 to the alleged victim. The victim was also not badly hurt, adn became uncooperative after the settlement was reached. The report reads, "Prosecution is accordingly declined due to Victim unavailability."