Taylor Swift hopes her trial win inspires assault victims
August 16, 2017
DENVER (AP) — Immediately after a jury determined that Taylor Swift was groped by a radio station host at a backstage 2013 concert event in Denver, the singer-songwriter embraced one of her closest allies — her mother — and later said she hoped the verdict would inspire other victims of sexual assault.
Swift hugged her crying mother after the six-woman, two-man jury decided Monday in U.S. District Court that former Denver DJ David Mueller grabbed the pop star's rear end during a photo session four years ago.
In keeping with Swift's request, the jurors awarded her $1 in damages — an...