The new lawsuits, all filed Thursday and made publicly available Friday morning, mean seven women total have alleged Watson assaulted or harassed them. All of them are massage therapists, work at spas or specialize in body conditioning and wellness. Many of them are single mothers. Each of the allegations center around separate occasions in , mostly involving Watson reaching out to the women via social media and asking for massage sessions, according to the litigation.
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Brittany Taylor , Digital News Editor. Marilyn Joy Wilkes, 27, pleaded guilty to human trafficking, sexual assault of a child under the age of 17 and compelling prostitution for a month over the Christmas holiday. Prosecutors said Wilkes had a sexual relationship with the teen and forced her into prostitution. If the teen refused to work, prosecutors say Wilkes assaulted her. Wilkes used the money to pay for hotels, drugs, alcohol and food, officials wrote in a press release. The teen fled in a vehicle with her mother and officials say Wilkes followed them in a high-speed chase. Wilkes was arrested weeks after the incident.
UPDATE: 4 More Women Accuse Texans QB Deshaun Watson Of Sexual Assault
Four more women have accused Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson of sexual assault, bringing the total to seven, according to lawsuits filed Thursday evening by Houston lawyer Tony Buzbee. The latest lawsuits accuse Watson of inappropriately touching two women, forcibly kissing and exposing himself to one woman, and attempting to kiss another woman after brushing his genital area against her hand. The four incidents occurred last year.
Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson has been sued by four more women who accuse him of sexual assault and harassments. The lawsuits were filed Thursday night, hours after the NFL said it was investigating earlier allegations by three massage therapists who said the quarterback sexually assaulted them during massages. Watson, 25, has broadly denied that he acted inappropriately and said in a Tuesday statement that he looks forward to clearing his name.