BOB Dylan has been sued for allegedly sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl in 1965.
The iconic hitmaker is accused of giving the tween “drugs and alcohol before sexually abusing her at his Chelsea Hotel apartment,” the new lawsuit alleges.
According to the Manhattan Supreme Court papers, the Like a Rolling Stone singer-musician used platform and fame to gain control of the victim – who has not been named – “as part of his plan to sexually molest and abuse.”
The New York Post reports lawyers for Dylan did not immediately return comment on the claims.
According to the Post, the lawsuit was filed in New York last week on Friday.
If you or someone you know is affected by any of the issues raised in this story, call RAINN (Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network) at 800-656-HOPE (4673).
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