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Bikram Choudhury, accused of rape, sexual assault and harassment (ABC News)
Bikram Choudhury, accused of rape, sexual assault and harassment (ABC News)

Creator of Bikram Yoga Must Pay $6.5m In Damages For Sexual Harassment

The founder of Bikram yoga, 69-year-old millionaire Bikram Choudhury has been ordered by an Los Angeles court to pay $6.5 million to his former lawyer Minakshi Jafa-Bodden. Ms. Jafa-Bodden represented Choudhury from 2011 to 2013.  She claims she lost her job because because she spoke out about his sexual harassment and assault of other women.

Six other women have filed charges against Choudhury for violent offenses; five of them allege rape.

Full Story at Sky News

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