How Blac Chyna got Kris Jenner to ‘drink’ amid a lengthy legal battle.
Kris Jenner joked that she needed a drink after the Kardashian-Jenner family won their libel suit against Blac Chyna.
Chyna – real name Angela White – is suing Jenner, 67, and her daughters Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian and Kylie Jenner for defamation and willful interference with them E! Contract.
The trial, which took place in early April, came five years after Rob Kardashian’s ex-girlfriend filed her lawsuit against her.
Chyna, 34, and Rob Kardashian, 35, were first linked in January 2016 when they shared a loved-up photo on Instagram. Their engagement was confirmed months later in April, and in May the owner of Lashed Bar announced she was expecting the couple’s first child together. Dream Renée Kardashian was born in November.
The two dated while raising Dream, but eventually split for good in 2017.
Following their split, Arthur George’s sock designer released nude photos of the mother-of-two who shares son King Cairo with Kylie Jenner’s ex Tyga. He also accused her of cheating on him, neglecting her daughter and more.
Later that same day, Chyna took to Snapchat to make allegations of her own against Rob Kardashian.
“Rob you did all this but you beat me up and tried to act [like] it never happens!!!!!” she claimed at the time. “You put your hand on me I swear to god!!!!! On my kids but I’m supposed to be quiet cuz you’re a Kardashian.”
Eventually the father of one was banned from the platform. According to his current Instagram account bio, it now operates Jenner Communications.
Chyna believed the nude photo incident had an impact, as did the Kardashian-Jenner clan E!led to the couple’s show Rob & China be dropped from the network. A second season had been announced prior to its cancellation.
In the latest episode of The Kardashians titled “It’s Met Monday!” – available in advance from news week– The famous family has been open about the anxiety they felt as they awaited the verdict hours before the Met Gala.
“Today is a beautiful day, but it’s still … we’re awaiting the verdict, and I’m trying not to let that distract me, but it’s weighing heavily on my mind,” Kris Jenner said.
In the next scene, Kim Kardashian – who had her hair and makeup done for fashion’s biggest night – told the room, “Guys, the verdict is in. The verdict has come! We have 30 minutes. Everyone, let’s say a prayer, OK?”
Khloé Kardashian, sitting next to her big sister, said she felt like she was getting “hyperventilated.”
“We didn’t do anything,” said the Good American co-founder. “Evil can’t always win. It will only set the tone that anyone can sue anyone.”
Kim Kardashian, who is studying to become a lawyer, admitted she was “nervous” about the outcome.
“It’s a jury trial and in so many cases that I’ve seen, I’ve seen things go really wrong. But I also want to trust the jury and our legal representation, and it’s just a really scary position to be in. “
Khloé’s phone started ringing and when she picked it up, she could hear Kris Jenner and her boyfriend Corey Gamble saying, “We won!”
“I want to cry. We’re winners across the board,” said Kris Jenner in the car, apparently on the way to the gala. “I need a drink. Thank God.
A jury found that the Kardashian-Jenners were not liable for damages in the defamation suit and were not liable for pressuring the network to shut down the show.
“I’m so excited. Thank you Lord,” Kris Jenner said in a separate confessional. “I’ve never prayed so hard in my life. I’m happy for Rob. I’m happy for my girls. I’m glad we can put this chapter of our lives behind us and move on to happier things in life.”
The Kardashians airs weekly episodes on Thursdays on Hulu.
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