Topic: Tonya Cooley

MTV Settles Rape Lawsuit After Implying Real World Cast Member Tonya Cooley Was Asking For It

MTV Settles Rape Lawsuit After Implying Real World Cast Member Tonya Cooley Was Asking For It

As previously reported, former The Real World cast member Tonya Cooley sued MTV after learning that the network knew about her sexual assault by two male cast members but didn’t do anything about it (aside from replacing the toothbrush that was used to penetrate her). The suit has since reached an out-of-court settlement, but not before MTV’s lawyers tried the ol’ “she was asking for it” defense. More »