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LeBron James Scoffs at Paternity Lawsuit

8/31/2010 2:36 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

LeBron James wants a court to be as dismissive as he is over a lawsuit filed by a man who claims to be his father.

LeBron James Lawsuit

TMZ broke the story ... Leicester Bryce Stovell filed a $4 million lawsuit against LeBron and Gloria James, the NBA star's mom, claiming fraud and defamation.

Now attorneys for LeBron and Gloria have asked a judge to dismiss the suit, labeling it "rank speculation."  According to the new legal docs obtained by TMZ, LeBron's lawyers scoffed at "... a man who claims that as a twenty-nine year old lawyer he got a 15-year old girl pregnant during a one-night stand and who never contributed a penny in child support would earn millions in commercial endorsements by crawling out of the wood-work after the child he never gave a thought to became an NBA star."

The new docs also note the results of a DNA test which show "0% probability of paternity."


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dirty diana    

15-year old girl pregnant during a one-night stand and who never contributed a penny in child support would earn millions in commercial endorsements by crawling out of the wood-work ......THAT'S HOW WE ROLL IN AMERICA BECAUSE ANYTHING GOES ON TV NOW AND ANYONE CAN DO THIS, wake up and help get kate gosslin off cbs!!!!

1512 days ago


is the guy serious he's saying he knowingly had sex with a 15 year old female ( so he just addmitted to rape) and he sueing for money for what reason again , what a stupid man.

1512 days ago


DNA test - many people do not know who their father is

1512 days ago


What a vulgar man. He should go to jail for extortion. I don't care if you do it behind closed doors or try to use the courts that is all he is doing is trying to extort. At what point would an absentee father deserve earnings from a son anyway? Absolute waste of space and oxygen. He should be penalized and fined for pain and suffering and all court and lawyers fees for a frivilous lawsuit.

1512 days ago


How many 15 years old has this man had sex with, being he said he was 29 years old at the time. Perhaps he should be on some sex offender's list.

1512 days ago


If it is positive, he needs to be arrested. That was statutory rape no matter how long ago it happened. Sick of this child manipulation and child molestation. Sicko

1512 days ago

you know it    

if he's claiming to have a one night stand with a 15 yr old then they should file rape charges against him. he doesn't got a cent coming to him. he's not the one who raised him. tell your story walkin'!

1512 days ago


Theres speculation the DNA has been tampered with. Ya never know.

1512 days ago

Big Mamma Cornbread    

This creepy jerk is a real a** ho**.....

1512 days ago

Hanging to da lef    

I think Shaq is Lebron's real daddy, Lebron always refurred to Shaq as, "Big Daddy".

1512 days ago


Uh... Did I miss LeBron's mother's denial of baby-daddy-wanna-be's allegations of them going bump in the night?
Does she even know who her son's father is?
Glad something good (LeBron) came out of whatever her track record is.

1512 days ago


I think the paternity test is false. But the sperm donor shouldn't get anything.

He is only here for the money.

1511 days ago


Pathetic. What if he was indeed the father, could they put him in jail for statutory r.a.p.e? If the statue of limit did'nt run out.

1511 days ago


i'm beyond annoyed with this dude. i so hope they test him again & the test comes back positive. his a*s*s should be arrested not only rape, abandonment, stupidity and for being trifling. ugggh! men like him piss me off. this dude needs his a.s.s whupped yesterday!

1511 days ago


I'm his real mother. Can't I get a few million for that????

1511 days ago
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