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Dennis Hopper's Son

Accused of Raping

15-Year-Old Girl

7/31/2012 6:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

Henry Hopper accused of rape.Dennis Hopper's 21-year-old son has been accused of raping a 15-year-old girl ... after plying her with drugs and alcohol ... this according to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ.

Henry Hopper -- who starred in Gus Van Zant's "Restless" in 2011 -- is being sued by the mother of an unidentified 16-year-old girl ... who claims the girl met Hopper through a mutual friend in Feb. 2011.

According to the legal papers, the girl -- identified in the lawsuit as Jan Doe -- claims the two began to communicate on Facebook ... and in the months that followed, Hopper invited her to his home in Venice, CA on multiple occasions with the promise of drugs and alcohol.

In the suit, Doe claims Hopper would wait until she was intoxicated ... and "engaged in sexually offensive conduct with her" ... including sexual intercourse, forced oral copulation and sodomy.

It's unclear if Doe ever reported the allegations to police.

In the suit, Doe's lawyer claims the actor "preyed upon a young impressionable child, suggesting that he cared for her, luring her into his home with promises of alcohol and illegal drugs, and then repeatedly taking advantage of her youth an vulnerability."

Doe's mother claims the girl suffered significant injuries to her emotional health, strength and activity ... and was required to employ multiple mental health care professionals for treatment.

She's suing for unspecified damages.

Attempts to reach Hopper were unsuccessful.

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91.

laffnbear    

Ooooooops! Mama caught her and found put she was doing the same thing regularly. In order to try to save face and protect the gals reputation, such as it was, Mama sued.

713 days ago
92.

qwe    

Come on, this is total BS.
This girl never got raped, she wh$red herself out for drugs.
And now that Mommy's found out that her slutty daughter's drug dealer is rich, she's out for money.

713 days ago
93.

Lmao    

Sounds a little bit to me that he played her and she couldn't handle it. He's older and of course since she's youngs she's gullible- this stuff happens all the time to non-celebs. If this is all true the mother should've had him arrested for statutory rape to begin with instead of waiting and just suing him.

713 days ago
94.

LDB    

If she was raped then why keep going back to the rapist

713 days ago
95.

Fae    

Usually in these cases we take the "childs" side.. but 16 year olds today, aren't exactly built and shaped like they "use" to be.. and to be quite truthful about this story, we only know what they want us to know about this case, since none of us were actually there... I'm not taking Henry's side, but she doesn't seem all too innocent.

713 days ago
96.

blake    

Oral copulation is sodomy. So you don't really need to say "including sodomy, and sodomy." Just FYI.

713 days ago
97.

Aniko'    

So how many times did mother and daughter allow this to happen BEFORE it became a PROBLEM?

713 days ago
98.

Roxana55    

What was a 15yr old girl doing in a man's house? Why was she going back? I think she liked it and decided to sue because he didn't give her enough money.

713 days ago
99.

shar    

RAPE.. A little harsh here for someone that keeps going back for more. I certainly don't agree with this but some 15 yrs. old nowdays have a lot more sexual experience than I do (and believe me I am a lot older). The little weisel needs to be accountable for his actions, but the girl does as well or at least her Mother for lack of parenting..

713 days ago
100.

rick    

she wasn't raped..he probably dumped her so she isn't getting drugs and alcohol anymore..so she said she raped him..he didn't but he is involved with a minor though

713 days ago
101.

Charlie Sheen's Watch    

If mom is suing him for her mental harm - who is suing mom for allowing her daughter to be drugged up at such a young age and around this 21 year old man?

713 days ago
102.

Cherry    

The mother is charging but why are you letting your 16 year old daughter mingle with grown men?

713 days ago
103.

Miki    

There is no reason that a 25 yo is hunting down a 15 yo, but not all these 15 yo are as innocent as they lead on. We will have to hear both side.

713 days ago
104.

The New Improved Sock Puppet    

After doing the underage daughter the mother probably tried to get a little from the pipsqueak and when he rejected her she took her revenge.

713 days ago
105.

moviestar5    

I hope this isn't true.

713 days ago
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