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Bob Dylan sued for allegedly abusing 12-year-old girl

Bob Dylan has been sued by a woman who claims the singer sexually abused her 60 years ago.

The woman is alleging she was 12-years-old when the abuse took place.

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The lawsuit, which was filed on Friday, alleges that Dylan abused the plaintiff over a six-week period from April to May 1965.

The lawsuit says that Dylan “exploited his status as a musician to provide J.C. with alcohol and drugs and sexually abuse her multiple times”.

The suit further accuses Dylan of physically threatening the girl at the time.

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The alleged abuse took place at an apartment that Dylan owned in New York City.

A spokesperson for Dylan said the accusations are untrue and will be “vigorously defended”.

The accuser has claimed that Dylan caused her “severe psychological damage and emotional trauma”.

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