“Kiss from a Rose” singer Seal is not going to face prison costs in a sexual battery criticism filed final month by his ex-neighbor, the Los Angeles County District Legal professional’s Workplace mentioned Monday.
The case — by which actress Tracey Birdsall claimed Seal groped her and tried to kiss her — was rejected resulting from an absence of witnesses and proof, in addition to an expired statute of limitations.
Birdsall alleged final month that Seal sexually assaulted her in February 2016 after she dropped by his home to retrieve a salad spinner he’d borrowed.
The actress alleged he lunged at her, groped her breasts and tried to kiss her — claims he has continued to disclaim.
Birdsall, 54, mentioned she was compelled to come back ahead nearly two years after the incident due to Seal’s response to a speech Oprah Winfrey made in assist of sexual assault victims.
The singer at first known as Winfrey a hypocrite for having had a working relationship with accused sexual predator Harvey Weinstein, however later apologized to the TV persona in a video that additionally voiced his personal assist for victims.