Blackstarr (they have the definition of hip hop, why oh~)6. The New York police say they are looking into a flurry of allegations of sexual misconduct against music mogul Russell Simmons."The NYPD has received information regarding allegations involving Russell Simmons in the NYC area and our detectives are in the process of reviewing that information," department spokeswoman Jocelyn Clarke said Thursday.Alleged crimes dating from the 1980s and 1990s may be too old to prosecute, even in New York, which dropped its statute of limitations on rape in 2006.The NYPD media office declined to comment to USA TODAY on Friday.Earlier in November 2017, the Los Angeles Times detailed allegations of sexual misconduct against Simmons and Ratner."I completely and unequivocally deny the horrendous allegations of non-consensual sex against me with every fiber of my being," Simmons said in a statement shared with USA TODAY from representative Eric Rose.Facebook: Breath in the best that this human experience has to offer.How did you like “Spoken Word – Dating Myself – Poetri”?
Today, I will focus on “The Original Sin” (Keri Claussen), the claim that created this insane pile on of my #Me Too. "These horrific accusations have shocked me to my core and all of my relations have been consensual," Simmons said in the statement.
"As for me, I will step aside and commit myself to continuing my personal growth, spiritual learning and above all to listening." Russell Simmons is stepping down from his various businesses after a new accusation of sexual misconduct against him, according to a statement he provided to The Hollywood Reporter on Nov. Simmons credits include the co-founder of Def Jam Records, manager for Run DMC, Public Enemy and the Beastie Boys, founder of the clothing line Phat Farm and Baby Phat, and the mind behind several non-profit organizations that are part of Rush Philanthropic.
Seen here, Russell Simmons speaks onstage at the Environmental Media Association's 27th Annual EMA Awards at Barkar Hangar on Sept. Russell Simmons and producer Brett Ratner arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar party hosted by Graydon Carter held at Sunset Tower on February 27, 2011 in West Hollywood, Calif.
Their investigation comes as 10 new accusers of Simmons stepped forward in various publications, and as Simmons unveiled his #Not Me campaign on Instagram, aimed at fending off the mounting allegations against him."I will prove without any doubt that I am innocent of all rape charges," he posted, calling out some of his accusers by name.
"My intention is not to diminish the #Me Too movement in any way, but instead hold my accusers accountable.