In a new trial, music mogul Russell simmons ex-wife accused Kimora Lee Simmons of fraud. According to reports, Russells Simmons claims Kimora took her Celsius energy drink shares to back her new husband, Tim leissner, out of prison.
In 2018, Leissner pleaded guilty to a criminal conspiracy to violate the law on corrupt practices abroad and to commit money bleaching. According to Simmons, Kimora and her husband knew Leissner would need $ 44 million to cover bail and restitution for the victims.
In the lawsuit, Simmons alleges that Kimora and Leissner “conspired with each other, aided and abetted each other and engaged in fraud together by causing an illegal conversion and fraudulent transfer” of his company shares. without his knowing it or giving him his authorization.
The breath reported that the former couple have invested tens of millions of dollars in the business. the trial said it was Simmons’ accounting team that discovered an “unexplained substantial change” in its Celsius share. Russell wants his shares back.
Russell and Kimora separated in 2009 after 11 years of marriage.
Russell has faced his own legal battles in recent years after several women came forward accusing him of sexual assault and misconduct.
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