Bachelor Nation personality DeMario Jackson faces sexual assault lawsuits from two women
- On Tuesday, the woman filed suit in Los Angeles County Superior Court
- Both said they were sexually assaulted on dates with the TV host
- One woman said she dated Jackson in 2018
- She said she feared for her life when he raped her
- A second woman said she was assaulted by Jackson in 2020
- Both women reported the incidents to UC Santa Monica Medical Center
- Jackson was involved in a controversial incident on Bachelor in Paradise in 2017
Bachelor Nation personality DeMario Jackson is the subject of a pair of lawsuits accusing him of sexual assault, false imprisonment and intentional infliction of emotional distress.
The pair of women, who identified themselves as Jane Doose, said in court documents Los Angeles County Superior Court and considered TMZthat Jackson used his fame from the ABC show to “lure unsuspecting plaintiffs” into sexual situations.
One of Jackson’s accusers says she initially contacted Jackson, 35, in February 2018 and that they went on several dates.
The latest: Bachelor Nation personality DeMario Jackson, 35, is the subject of a pair of lawsuits accusing him of sexual assault, false imprisonment and intentional infliction of emotional distress. He was photographed in 2020 in Los Angeles
The woman said she let Jackson stay at her house after he had been drinking and he kept coming up to her despite her telling him she didn’t want to be intimate with him. The woman said she feared for her life when he pinned her to the subject and assaulted her.
The second woman said she initially met DeMario in April 2019 through social media and he asked her out the following year.
Jackson told the woman he wanted to hold the date at his apartment to avoid being recognized when they were out in public, the woman told the court.
The woman told the court that Jackson forced her to have sex, which she initially agreed to, but when she told him to stop, he continued with force.
Jackson was photographed at an event in Los Angeles in October 2017
Jackson made headlines more than five years ago when an incident between him and Corinne Olympios led to the suspension of production on ABC’s Bachelor in Paradise
In accordance with Los Angeles Timesboth women reported what happened to the Rape Treatment Center at UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica.
Jackson made headlines more than five years ago when an incident between him and Corinne Olympios led to the suspension of production on ABC’s Bachelor in Paradise. Warner Bros said it was ordering a “thorough investigation” after it became aware of allegations of misconduct.
Sources told the newspaper that the couple engaged in sexual acts in the hot tub in front of other members of the cast and crew. The day after the incident, Olympias said she had no memory of what happened, prompting producers to contact ABC exes about the events.
An internal investigation by Warner Bros. did not confirm any allegations of misconduct by a cast member, and Jackson and Olympios left the series.