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Bryan Singer lawsuit: Attorney for plaintiff also handled 'Elmo' case
Bryan Singer lawsuit: Attorney for plaintiff also handled 'Elmo' case

The lawyer that’s representing a man who is accusing director Bryan Singer of sexual assault isn’t new to these kinds of cases. Jeff Herman filed a complaint late Wednesday in Hawaii federal court claiming the filmmaker of preying on his then-17-year-old client at parties in the late 1990s. Singer's attorney denied those charges. The plaintiff in the case is now 31. In 2012, Herman was the lawyer behind a similar lawsuit filed against former “Elmo” puppeteer Kevin Clash. In that case, Herman’s clients claimed Clash sexually abused them when they were minors. Herman, whose practice advocates itself as a “Voice for Victims,” said he is...

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