10:30 AM PT — Scheana Shay says her beef with Raquel Leviss is much from over regardless of the restraining order being dismissed … telling us they are going to by no means be pals once more.
We acquired Scheana outdoors the courthouse and he or she instructed our photog she’s acquired to sit down down together with her authorized group this week and work out potential subsequent steps.
Scheana known as out Raquel too … she says the TRO was all a PR stunt to deflect consideration from Raquel and Tom’s affair, and an try at saving face … and Scheana rips Raquel for, in her opinion, abusing the court docket system and taking sources and time away from actual assault victims.
We additionally requested Scheana if she would ever mend fences with Raquel and he or she instructed us, “Hell no!!!”
9:52 AM PT — Scheana Shay’s legal professional Neama Rahmani tells us, “This isn’t actuality TV. That is the true world and Rachel’s actions have actual penalties. Rachel (Raquel) filed a false police report, a false medical report, and a frivolous petition for a restraining order.”
He continues, “Scheana didn’t punch Rachel. Rachel didn’t get a black eye. Scheana pushed Rachel however solely after Rachel grabbed her wrist, and Rachel didn’t undergo a concussion.”
Lastly saying, “When Rachel realized that she would lose in court docket and that she couldn’t simply drop it, she determined to not present up in any respect. We had been ready to reveal Rachel’s lies, however as a substitute she should dwell realizing that she betrayed two of her finest pals: Scheana and Ariana. As a substitute of accepting duty for her actions, Rachel shamefully tried to misuse our justice system to shift blame to Scheana. We’re comfortable that Scheana is now vindicated.”
A supply near Raquel, nevertheless, tells us, “Scheana’s legal professional had been notified by e mail that Raquel wouldn’t be transferring ahead with the RO. Raquel stands by her preliminary assertion that Scheana punched her within the face supported by images of her bruised eyebrow bone and slashed eyebrow. Not the darkish circles that Scheana is making an attempt to deflect in direction of.”
Raquel Leviss’ court-ordered safety from fellow “Vanderpump Guidelines” star Scheana Shay is formally no extra … the momentary restraining order’s been formally dismissed.
Raquel was a no-show for court docket Wednesday for a listening to on the matter, so the decide made the choice to drop it. Scheana was there, prepared to inform her aspect of the story, nevertheless it wasn’t essential given the actual fact Raquel did not attend.
As we reported, Raquel introduced on the “VPR” reunion she wasn’t going to maneuver ahead with the restraining order — even presenting dismissal docs — Wednesday’s court docket listening to made it official.
The dismissal closes the guide on one side of the “Scandoval” affair. As we first instructed you, Raquel acquired a TRO three weeks in the past … claiming Scheana attacked her as quickly as she discovered Tom Sandoval was dishonest on Ariana Madix with Raquel.
Scheana’s camp has maintained she by no means actually attacked Raquel in New York Metropolis, as Raquel alleges … they are saying RL was merely hamming it up for the cameras through the reunion present taping.
The TRO additionally difficult the reunion … Raquel and Scheana had been separated throughout final week’s taping, with every actuality star in her personal trailer whereas the opposite was on set.
In the meantime, Tom says he regrets dishonest on Ariana … however he is nonetheless with Raquel and so they look very very like a pair.
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