1:44 a.m. PT – Christina’s legal team was also in court on Friday to file an objection to Herdegen’s request for remand. In documents received from TMZ, she says there is “compelling evidence” that he is a rapist – even beyond the photos she has already filed in court.
She says there is an audio recording of his alleged attack on her on June 25, 2020. According to the documents, James can be heard “terrorizing Christina, spitting and screaming at her, confessing to violence, following her from room to room, harassing and then this forcibly attacks her. “She says the recording ended abruptly with her in tears, saying she would call the police.
Christina RichieThe husband agrees that the quarantine was a dangerous time in their household, in addition to claiming that she is the one who is the abuser.
James Herdegen filed on Friday to get a remand in custody against the actress, alleging that alcohol and substance abuse fuels her alleged abuse.
In his court statement, James claimed that Christina drank heavily during quarantine and would regularly abuse him physically and orally while intoxicated. She says she would often hit and scratch him with her hands, hands and nails.
According to documents received from TMZ, Herdegen also claims that Christina will usually follow him around their home, shouting and shouting at him in front of their son. He says her alleged outbursts are causing their child emotional stress.
James says Christina attacked him back in October 2019, claiming she grabbed him by the throat while he was in the bathroom. He says she “squeezed and pressed my throat with her left hand, using her right hand to get a lever, resting it on the door frame” … according to the documents.
Herdegen’s declaration comes 48 hours after Christina received it restraining order against him, claiming that he had beaten her several times and now she fears for her life and the life of their son. She filed on divorce him in July.
In his documents, James claims that Christina made false allegations of domestic violence against him in order to “use” her control over their son and prevent Herdegen from seeing the child. He also claims that she filed a false police report.
James says that Christina was sober during her pregnancy, but claims that she started abusing alcohol and pills when she started breastfeeding and things got to the point that he threw away some of her milk for fear of contaminate the milk with alcohol … according to documents.
Christina’s lawyer, Samantha Spectortells TMZ … “This submission is nothing more than a transparently offensive attempt to silence my client. It will not work. Christina will not be intimidated by Mr Herdegen and his series of misleading allegations – and she remains determined to protect her family. “
The judge has not yet ruled on Herdegen’s request to restrain Christina.
Originally Posted – 11:25 p.m.