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Kanye West Is Facing a Lawsuit for Allegedly Punching a Fan Who Wanted an Autograph

Kanye West is in legal hot water. A fan is suing the rapper after West allegedly punched them during an altercation last year.

According to the Toronto Sun, Justin Poplawski and his wife have filed a lawsuit against the rapper in California. They’re accusing West of both assault and battery. Additionally, they allege that West caused emotional distress as well as practiced negligence.

The incident between Poplawski and West reportedly happened on January 13, 2022 in downtown Los Angeles. Through the lawsuit, Poplawski reported his side of the story. Poplawski said that he is an autograph dealer and had previously met West. He had obtained an autograph from the rapper, and everything went well.

Read the source article at American Songwriter

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