Chena Shay’s attorney admitted that the “Vanderpump Rules” star hung up with Raquel Lewis after their heated argument on March 1.
However, attorney Neama Rahmani told Page Six that this was not the “sting” as Leviss had previously claimed, and that Shay did so in his own defense.
“Sheana didn’t punch Rachel. Rachel is not black-eyed,” Rahmani said in a statement on Wednesday. referring to Lewis by her real name Not a stage name
“Scheana pushed Rachel but only after Rachel grabbed her wrist and Rachel was unharmed.”
A former federal prosecutor representing Shay after Leviss filed a motion to restrain her. Referring to the dismissed lawsuit that “This is not a reality TV show. This is the real world. And Rachel’s actions have real consequences. Rachel files a false report to the police. false medical report and a ridiculous petition for a restraining order.”
Leviss, 28, requested a protective order against Shay, 37, on March 7 after the co-stars had a heated confrontation about Tom Sandoval’s relationship with the former pageant queen on the night of “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen.” ” .
Sources told us at the time that the controversy arose after Shay overheard Lewis over the phone with her best friend Ariana Madix and Sandoval’s girlfriend, “shouting” about the scandal of infidelity
In the court filing, Leviss alleged that Shay “pushed her against a brick wall”, causing an “injuries” to the back of her head.
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The reality star also claimed that her ex-friend had “punched” her in the face. Injured her left eye.
She provided photos of the alleged injuries. This includes a scar on the eyebrow and a black mark on the left eye.
However, Leviss decided to lift the ban on March 24, a day after filming season 10 of “Pump Rules.”
“I can confirm that my attorney removed my case from the court calendar on Wednesday and is filing the appropriate documents requested by the court today to cancel the TRO (temporary restraining order) from moving forward after the day. At 29,” Bravolebrity said earlier. “Entertainment Tonight ”
Although she decided not to pursue her petition for a permanent restraining order, Leviss and Shay are still scheduled for a hearing on Wednesday. which the two shared on social media that she attended.
“We especially love waking up early. Driving in the rain to court,” the Viva Verano Lash founder sarcastically said on her Instagram Story that same day.
However, Leviss decided not to go. According to Shay’s attorney,
“When Rachel realized she was going to lose in court. And you can’t let it go She decided not to show up at all,” Rahmani said. “We were prepared to expose Rachel’s lie, but she had to live knowing that she betrayed two of her best friends, Scheana and Ariana.”
The West Coast Trial’s presiding attorney concluded, “Instead of accepting responsibility for her actions, Instead, Rachel tries to shamefully abuse our justice system to put the blame on Sheana.
“We are happy that Scheana has been proven.”
meanwhile A source close to Leviss told Page Six in response specifically that “Scheana and her attorney were informed at the reunion that Raquel was not moving forward with RO.
“The court was informed by Raquel’s counsel that we did not attend and are not continuing. And we have filed the documents requested by the court clerk, which have been stamped and received.”
The source added that Shay still decided to go to court despite the advance notice of allegations that he had to go to the “grandstand”, which the insider described as “predictable”
A source close to Leviss summed up Rahmani as saying, “At least he admitted that there was physical involvement and Raquel stood by her initial statement that Scheana punched her in the face. There are photos of bruised and slashed eyebrows. not dark circles that Cheana tried to deflect the issue.”
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