Washington: American actor Charlie Sheen is facing a new lawsuit from a former girlfriend who has accused the actor of allegedly exposing her to deadly HIV and then attempting to persuade her not to take antiretroviral drugs.
Jane Doe, who met Sheen in September 2015, claimed that prior getting indulged to any sexual activity with him, she asked Sheen directly if he had any sexually transmitted diseases to which he said that he was fine.
Claiming that she needed to trust him, Doe said that after weeks of protected sex, they eventually had unprotected oral sex in October 2015 had unprotected intercourse for the first time. They followed it till next two months.
According to Variety, the lawsuit has been filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court, but neither Sheen nor the former girlfriend is named in it.
The suit also mentions that the defendant (Sheen) gave national TV interviews about his HIV status on November 17, 2015, and June 21, 2016.
The complainant in the suit has claimed that the defendant gave her two pills to protect her against the virus and that she sought immediate medical attention.
This isn’t the first time Sheen has been hit with a lawsuit over having HIV.
In December, 2015 his former fiance Scottine Ross filed a lawsuit against Sheen alleging the actor exposed her to HIV.
Sheen has yet not commented on the reports.