Cardi B grew to become emotional and broke down as she took the stand on Thursday to testify in her ongoing lawsuit in opposition to blogger Tasha Ok.
Cardi B, whose actual title is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, is suing Tasha Ok for her feedback in regards to the “WAP” rapper in a podcast the place she alleged that Cardi B had herpes and prostituted herself whereas working as a stripper.
On Thursday, the mom of two took the stand as she spoke in regards to the hurtful feedback and stated that the rumors prompted her to have suicidal ideas. The trial for the federal lawsuit started on Thursday morning in a Georgia courtroom earlier than a jury.
In response to Cardi, who took the stand, the horrible feedback about her that went viral prompted her to develop into depressed.
“I wished to commit suicide over the issues,” she stated.
The feedback by Tasha Ok have been made in 2018 and 2019, the place she stated the rapper had contracted a number of STIs and insinuated it was from her dwelling a prostitute life-style.
“I felt defeated and depressed and I didn’t need to sleep with my husband,” Cardi B stated on the stand.
Cardi B was not but a mom, however she stated later, the rumors continued unabated, which affected her early days of motherhood. “I didn’t deserve my child,” she stated.
Cardi additionally reacted to what she considered Tasha Ok. “I felt like solely a demon might try this s**t,” she stated earlier than rapidly apologizing to the choose for her foul language.
Cardi B is looking for damages from Tasha Ok, who is thought for her outrageous podcasts digging dust on celebrities.
Earlier within the case, Tasha Ok had requested an order from the choose for Cardi B to submit all of her well being data. Nonetheless, the choose solely granted entry to the outcomes of the Herpes STD check that Cardi volunteered to do.
Cardi stated late final 12 months that she would do any and every little thing to show Tasha Ok incorrect.