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Ye’s Lawyer Asks Judge to Dismiss a Lawsuit Filed by Former Teachers at Donda Academy

A lawyer for the rapper formerly known as Kanye West asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit from former teachers at his private Southern California Christian school, saying in court documents filed this week that depictions of Donda Academy as a “dystopian institution designed to satisfy Ye’s idiosyncrasies” were false.

“None of it is true and the allegations do a disservice to the Donda Academy’s current staff and students and their parents who will attest to their positive experience,” attorney Gregory Suhr said in a filing Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court.

The allegations were included in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed in April by two former teachers, Cecilia Hailey and Chekarey Byers, who claimed they were fired in retaliation for reporting code violations.

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