The sentencing of Morgan Freeman’s granddaughter’s killer ended with extra drama than anybody might have imagined. Page Six studies that because the mom of the killer was escorted out of the courtroom, she yelled at a reporter: “Morgan Freeman molested her and he induced this. He did this.”
The defendant, Lamar Davenport, was sentenced to 20 years, a sentence that his authorized workforce considers successful, contemplating they introduced the cost right down to manslaughter, although he was seen stabbing Freeman’s step-granddaughter, E’Dena Hines, 25 instances in broad daylight in the course of Manhattan (they claimed was off his head on PCP).
The allegations towards Freeman are usually not new. They’ve been round since 2009 and each Hines and Freeman have denied them: “the latest studies of any pending marriage or romantic relationship of me to anybody are defamatory fabrications from the tabloid media designed to promote papers,” said Freeman in 2012. The rumours have resurfaced now as a result of the legal professionals of Hines’ killer introduced them into the case.
Freeman with Hines on the 2005 Golden Globes. Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Aside from these allegations, Freeman has additionally been dealing with quite a lot of allegations of sexual harassment, a cost onerous to think about once you consider March of the Penguins, however onerous to disclaim once you hear all of the proof. Freeman responded to the allegations with a statement: “anybody who is aware of me or has labored with me is aware of I’m not somebody who would deliberately offend or knowingly make anybody really feel uneasy. I apologize to anybody who felt uncomfortable or disrespected — that was by no means my intent.”