It appears the authorized battle between former Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes and Bravo has lastly come to an finish.
According to courtroom paperwork obtained by People on Monday, it confirmed that Leakes has reportedly dismissed the discrimination go well with “without prejudice.” That, in fact, signifies that she might nonetheless pursue this later down the road. All events concerned additionally agreed to not “seek recovery of costs or attorneys’ fees in any submission to this Court.”
As beforehand reported by The Root, again in April, Leakes sued the studio, community and producers behind the favored actuality present, alleging they “fostered a racist work environment.
NBCUniversal, Bravo, True Entertainment and Truly Original production companies, as well as executives from those companies and Andy Cohen, executive producer of The Real Housewives franchise, were all named as defendants in the lawsuit, which was filed in federal court in Atlanta.
In it, Leakes cited several instances of alleged racism and maltreatment at the hands of her former costar Kim Zolciak-Biermann and alleged that the network did nothing to stop it.
“From the day the series began filming, NeNe was the target of systemic racism from co-star Kim Zolciak-Biermann, which was tolerated by Bravo executive producer Andy Cohen and other executives,” Leakes’ lawyer David deRubertis stated in an announcement on the time.
“NBC, Bravo and True foster a corporate and workplace culture in which racially-insensitive and inappropriate behavior is tolerated – if not, encouraged,” learn the go well with.
Leakes and her authorized group additionally alleged she was “forced out” of her position on the present in 2020 attributable to her complaints and vocal help of the Black Lives Matter motion.
Neither Leakes or Bravo have commented on the information of the fits dismissal.