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Ariana Madix responded to Rachel “Raquel” Leviss‘ revenge porn lawsuit with a declaration on Friday that included screenshots of textual content messages she despatched to Rachel after studying of her affair with Tom Sandoval.

As she requested that the case towards her be thrown out, describing it as frivolous, the Vanderpump Guidelines star, 38, fired again at Rachel’s claims of revenge porn, eavesdropping, invasion of privateness, and intentional infliction of emotional misery, and showcased their post-affair alternate.

“You are DEAD TO ME,” Ariana texted Raquel, 29, after discovering a FaceTime video of her former castmate and pal masturbating on then-boyfriend Sandoval’s cellphone, as seen in a report shared by Deadline on April 30.

“Ariana, I don’t know what to say right now besides I really f*cked up and I am so so so sorry,” Rachel replied.

However Ariana was understandably uninterested, telling her, “Shut the f*ck up you f*cking RAT.”

Vanderpump Rules Ariana Madix Text Message to Raquel Leviss

Ariana additionally included textual content messages despatched to somebody below the identify “Daddy.”

“I called her after finding out and texting her the videos of herself from Tom’s phone that I took,” she shared, including, “Tom took my phone and deleted them … [I] chased him all the way down San Vicente.”

Vanderpump Rules Ariana Madix text messages About Raquel Leviss

As Ariana signaled to California’s anti-SLAPP legislation, which prohibits the submitting of frivolous lawsuits, she insisted that she by no means shared the video of Rachel with anybody else, nor did she give it to her manufacturing workforce on Pump Guidelines. As an alternative, Sandoval deleted it earlier than she had an opportunity to do something.

“I did not send the videos to anyone else. Nor did I share, display, or show the videos to anyone else,” Ariana mentioned within the declaration. “To be clear, I only saw the video of plaintiff masturbating in places secluded from others.”

As Pump Guidelines followers could have seen, Sandoval additionally addressed the NSFW movies in his personal response to Rachel’s lawsuit, denying that he obtained them with out her consent.

“These videos were created by Leviss and published by Leviss to Sandoval via a consensual exchange on Facetime, i.e., ‘their video calls,’” his declaration said. “Based on Leviss’ own allegations, Sandoval merely saved private copies of the videos that Leviss had filmed and shared with him.”

“Leviss’ lawsuit is a thinly veiled attempt to extend her fame and to rebrand herself as the victim instead of the other woman while denigrating her former friend Madix as a ‘scorned woman’ and her former paramour Sandoval as ‘predatory,’” he continued.

Rachel mentioned in her preliminary submitting that “Scandoval” had “caused mayhem in [her] life, culminating in months-long in-patient treatment at a mental health facility and her departure from the show.”

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