Originally posted on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 1/12/13
Developments came out on Friday night in the Chris Rainey scandal, as now it appears the woman in question who was allegedly slapped by Rainey says she was never hit. According to Gainesville attorney Huntley Johnson, they are requesting that the case be dismissed. According to Johnson via Steelers reporter Joe Starkey:  Johnson said the woman had sent him an email before the hearing this morning, and he read the email to the judge. In it, Johnson explained, the woman said she was “never in fear.” Johnson says she was “never struck.”  “This was a minor incident as far as she’s concerned,” Johnson said. “I don’t think there’s a case here. I think it’ll be dismissed or we’ll go to trial and prevail. We are not inclined to accept any kind of negotiation in this case. … This is a non-event. I don’t think this happened.” As you probably remember, Rainey is accused of slapping his girlfriend in the face during an altercation over a cell phone and was charged with one count of simp
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