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Kanye West Sued

Photog Says Rapper

Put Him on Crutches

8/21/2013 12:40 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Kanye West left an innocent photog in crutches after a brutal assault at LAX last month -- when Kanye attempted to wrestle away the pap's camera -- so says the photog himself, and now he's filed a lawsuit against the rapper.

Daniel Ramos appeared with his lawyer Gloria Allred at a news conference Wednesday, where Gloria announced the lawsuit for assault, battery, and interference with Daniel's civil rights (in this case free speech).

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Daniel -- who called himself a "filmmaker" -- says he spent two weeks on crutches after the attack, and has been walking with a cane for some time. He says he's still in pain.

Gloria argued the attack sets a dangerous precedent for celebrity-on-photog violence, especially now that various celebs are actually celebrating unprovoked attacks on photogs.

At one point, Gloria went after Kirstie Alley, Cher, and even Kylie Jenner for applauding Kanye's attack on Twitter.

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Gloria says she's also asking the court to issue a restraining order against Kanye.

Ramos is suing for unspecified damages.

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31.

J    

That Paparazzi is the problem. He was the same pap that set Britney off. What a loser D-Bag

437 days ago
32.

strunz2318    

Gloria Allred is despicable.

437 days ago
33.

SanDiegoShane    

This Glorified Media Whore needs to die already. I am so tired of seeing her mugshot in front of every camera for every nationwide lawsuit. The world would be a better place without Gloria Allred, Jesse Jackson & Al Sharpton! They all just want to bring attention to themselves, and can't stand it if the spotlight is not on them at all times. They're all pieces of ****!

437 days ago
34.

shosf    

I like how Danny stood right up out of his chair and walked out of the room without a limp afterwards....Must be all the pain meds or he truly is a trooper....

437 days ago
35.

SanDiegoShane    

I forgot to add....I could care a less about Kanye too, he's just as big a piece a piece as Gloria, Al Sharpton & Jesse Jackson, they should all go to hell....NOW!

437 days ago
36.

Obamais still aracist    

1, kayne is a pos. I wish he would die.2. pap's are worse than rabid animals 3. gloria is the worst.
if a pa files a charge against some one they should be forced to follow through or pay for the waste of time

437 days ago
37.

Thisworldisfuct    

If he is a "Filmmaker" doesn't he need permits to be filming at the airport. So what he was doing was ILLEGAL... gloria alred needs to take a long walk off a short bridge

437 days ago
38.

Ricardo Marquez    

Kirstie Alley, Cher, and even Kylie Jenner.
2 washed up ducks and a future whore in the making

437 days ago
39.

CelebJustice    

They've spent their time and energy to become famous. Made millions of dollars off the public and now resent that they are famous? Don't follow me, take pictures of me unless I want to tell you how to vote, what to eat, and how dangerous guns are. Complete tools, all of them.

437 days ago
40.

Mason     

Brutal? This is a joke right?

437 days ago
41.

L    

This pap is an idiot. If all a celebrity needs to do is beat up on them to get a restraining order, then that benefits the celeb. The paps will be be forced to leave them alone and not chase after them because then they would be in violation of the restraining order themselves.

437 days ago
42.

nof    

Is it just me?


Or doesn't Gloria Allred have any self-respect...


...Dignity.


Or CREDIBILITY left?


You want THIS loser - on your resume?!

437 days ago
43.

Comanchegurl    

None of these ppl are good ppl. They def deserve everything they get or got. But I can't watch this video because it goes against my view on listening to liars. Just from the start she is staring at him as if she is trying to mentally will him not to f up the script.

437 days ago
44.

anonymous    

parasites!

437 days ago
45.

MARMARCELLOS    

REALLY???!!!!!! I thought this mess was DISSMISSED??? And here comes OLD Gloria ready to get her money on another loser case. This woman is just as hungry for the almighty dollar as any golddigger. GET THE **** OUTTA HERE BITCH!!!!

437 days ago
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