I have had to overcome many adversities in my life, and this is another that I will deal with, in time. For that people started calling me ‘pedophile.’ ”,“I felt desperation, a sense of guilt for not having seen his pain. Market data provided by,Asia Argento accused of sexual assault: Rose McGowan heartbroken,actor who accused Asia Argento of sexual assault,was accused by child star Bennett of setting up a sexual encounter with him in California in 2013 when he was 17,Argento, now 42, has denied the accusations,Meghan Markle cold-called voters with Gloria Steinem to advocate for voting,‘Counting On’ star Justin Duggar reveals he's in a courtship with Claire Spivey,Jennifer Aniston reminds fans about National Voter Registration Day: ‘Do it for RBG!’,Jameela Jamil says past lovers have compared her to 'a memory foam mattress'. (The age of consent in California is 18.) 1,140 8/21/2018 8:22 AM PT He gave me the best two years of my life, and nobody can take them away from me.”.Would you like to receive desktop browser notifications about breaking news and other major stories? They are inappropriate.” There were a few other details revealed as well that I am not at liberty to mention in this statement as investigators do their job.Now that Mr. Bourdain has passed away and is not able to comment on his desire to avoid potential scandal … Asia will not permit any portion of the balance of the $380,000 payment to be paid to Bennett who has already received $250,000 from Anthony Bourdain.A number of #MeToo activists, including founder....and begin to talk about power. Asia Argento Says Anthony Bourdain Paid Accuser Jimmy Bennett in Sexual Assault Case Asia Argento Anthony Bourdain Paid Accuser In Sexual Assault Case. Did you know,Now, in mid-September, Argento has issued a threat to McGowan: she must retract the.The entire case is incredibly complex. Although hoping against hope that it is not true, here are my current thoughts:Nah. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.CNN's Susannah Cullinane and Lisa France contributed to this report.The newspaper reported that, months after publicly accusing Harvey Weinstein of rape, Argento agreed to make payments to Bennett after he accused her of sexual assault.Argento denied the allegations in the newspaper in a statement first reported Tuesday by the Huffington Post, saying, "I am deeply shocked and hurt by having read news that is absolutely false. Which is one sided. Argento … He did what he had to do. I was underage when the event took place, and I tried to seek justice in a way that made sense to me at the time because I was not ready to deal with the ramifications of my story becoming public.”,Bennett’s statement comes in the wake of the allegations that were,Bennett’s statement continues: “At the time I believed there was still a stigma to being in the situation as a male in our society. Argento just released a statement, saying, "I am deeply shocked and hurt by having read news that is absolutely false. She then reportedly kissed him, pushed him back on the bed, performed oral sex on him and then the two had intercourse. My trauma resurfaced as she came out as a victim herself," Bennett's statement read in part. He didn’t use a condom. We get to say “this is/isn’t what this movement is about!”.A number of other #MeToo activists distanced themselves from Argento and vowed to continue to fight for victims of sexual assault.I got to know Asia Argento ten months ago. Jimmy Bennett has yet to file a police report against Asia Argento for allegedly sexually assaulting him when he was 17 and cops haven't been able to reach him ... so the case is on ice. And to help a 'poor twisted goof' get his life together. Only freedom from inconvenience. ",The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said on Monday that it was trying to reach Bennett in order to "appropriately document any potential criminal allegations. “The public knows nothing, only what the NYT wrote. "I was underage when the event took place, and I tried to seek justice in a way that made sense to me at the time because I was not ready to deal with the ramifications of my story becoming public. Jimmy Bennett, the actor who accused Asia Argento of sexual assault, has broken his silence. ".The Times reports it has obtained documents which show Argento arranged to pay Bennett $380,000 after he accused her of sexually assaulting him in 2013 at a hotel in California.As part of the agreement, Argento reportedly received the photo's copyright.Argento's lawyer, Carrie Goldberg, has not responded to CNN's requests for comment.Through his attorney, Gordon K. Sattro, Bennett issued a statement to CNN on Wednesday regarding Argento. Market data provided by,According to a new report, actress Asia Argento, one of the first prominent women to accuse disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault, agreed to pay off her own sexual assault accuser. Former child actor Jimmy Bennett, who has publicly accused Asia Argento of sexually assaulting him when he was 17 years old, has gone to ground without ever reporting the …