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Lawsuit: Shaq Told Me to KILL People

7/15/2011 2:30 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Shaquille O'Neal "requested and directed" his former friend to kill several people -- including a gang member, a record producer, and a woman he impregnated ... those are the shocking allegations in a new lawsuit obtained by TMZ. 

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Shaq's former pal Robert Ross -- an ex-gang member -- is suing O'Neal for allegedly masterminding a plot to have him kidnapped by other gang members back in 2008.

In the documents, filed today in L.A. County Superior Court, Ross claims O'Neal organized and funded a series of murders and brutal attacks on people who did him wrong.

In the suit, Ross alleges, "For many years O'Neal requested and directed [Ross] to perform many personal favors and directed him to perform various tasks including, but not limited to: ordering [Ross] to kill a member of the Downtown Gangster Crips who had disrespected O'Neal in front of his wife Shaunie."

O'Neal is also accused of issuing "an order to kill a woman whom O'Neal had impregnated and paid for her abortion" and "an order to kill a renown record producer."

Ross also alleges that O'Neal issued "an order to break an NBA player's shooting arm."

Ross -- who never says whether the alleged hits were carried out --  is suing for unspecified damages.

Shaq's lawyer, Michael J. Kump, tells TMZ ... "The outlandish claims by Robert Ross in his civil complaint are pure fiction.  Shaquille O'Neal befriended Mr. Ross in an attempt to help turn his life around.  Sadly, Mr. Ross abused that friendship again and again. 

Kump adds, "Shaquille's commitment to law enforcement is well-known and documented.  He will not dignify these defamanatory allegations with a response."

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16.

queen love    

BabBLe, BabBLe, BabBLe...Shaq can hardly talk straight to order a hit. He does one thing well and that's dribble.

1135 days ago
17.

MeToo    

Did the police department that made shaq an honorary deputy know he was associating with known criminals?

1135 days ago
18.

Evan Benz    

Tree's have died so I could have a laugh today.

Rest In Peace Trees !!!

1135 days ago
19.

some guy    

Dunno... can't imagine the guy who was in "Kazaam" could order someone to break an arm. Was Shaq in character?

1135 days ago
20.

Abraham lincoln     

I can believe these,i can see shaq as such a person,strange Kobe"s name is not mentioned in this,i would think Shaq would have Kobe killed first,and killing women who wont get an abortion,..cheaper then paying alimony for life,esp for a broke basketball player.

1135 days ago
21.

Kari    

I BELIEVE IT'S TRUE--IVE NEVER TRUSTED SHAQ. AND THIS ISN'T THE KIND OF THING ANYONE WOULD BE DUMB ENOUGH TO MAKE UP/PURSUE IF IT WERE NOT TRUE. BUT I'M NOT SURE WHY HE'S TELLING IT ALL NOW.

1135 days ago
22.

lw    

So, anybody who believes this fairy tale is a complete idiot.

1135 days ago
23.

sam    

wow...

1135 days ago
24.

Mel    

Not surprised he put a hit on his mistress Vanessa. What a psycho!!!

1135 days ago
25.

TrgdyAnn    

I believe this as much as I believe Hitler was also a Humanitarian,.....LOL

1135 days ago
26.

John Q    

@Kari You said "You never trusted Shaq" It sounds like you think you know him personally. How can you trust, or not trust someone you have never met, or had a conversation with?

1135 days ago
27.

memchee    

Now if he were accusing Vernon Maxwell or Gary Payton of this, I'd believe him.

1135 days ago
28.

Bird    

LOL. Somehow, I just don't picture Shaq doing that. Also, why should it matter if he DID do it? It's not like the guy actually went through with any of the "hits", and if he did, then he's just as guilty as he claims Shaq is. What an idiot. He's just mad Shaq threw his ass off the gravy train.

1135 days ago
29.

TheHOLETruth    

What's left of a brain, have to ask this one question. Why would Shaq continue to ask this Ross guy to perform these various criminal acts over the span of their relationship IF this Ross guy hadn't said 'mission accomplished" on occasion[s]? Sounds to me they had a blow-up where Shaq issued a fatwa on the Ross guy... and now he's running scare.

Just say'n...

This should be REALLY messy, because I'm certain that there are some nefarious situations in this relationship that neither one of them are going to want to unearth because it'll land them in the pokey. I forgot, California, [scratch that]... will result in them having to do community service for a boys basketball camp. Maybe.

1135 days ago
30.

TheHOLETruth    


Want more...

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/07/shaquille-oneal-face-new-accusations-by-record-producer-.html


Hey, inquiring [sick] minds want to know

1135 days ago
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