Mariah Carey could be facing a lawsuit from her former security company because of how she supposedly treated her ex-bodyguard.
TMZ.com reports that Mariah’s former bodyguard, Michael Anello, is readying a lawsuit for some pretty hefty charges. A draft of the court documents claims that she would routinely humiliate him by calling him a Nazi, a skinhead, and a white supremacist. Supposedly, she also referring to his coworkers as hate group members.
Anello also chargeg Mariah of discrimination because he claims she “wanted to be surrounded with black guys, not white people.”
Aside from that, Anello accused her of of sexual harassment, but not for anything that involved touching her body. In a draft of the possible court filings, he said that Mariah would perform “sexual acts with the intent that they be viewed by Anello.”
He even went on to recount an incident where she called him to her hotel room in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. When he entered her room, she was wearing sheer lingerie that was open and she demanded that he move her luggage before leaving. He left the room anyway and made it clear that there was no physical contact between them.
As if that weren’t bad enough, Anello also claims that Mariah has failed to pay for all of the work his company did for her between June 2015 and May 2017. She reportedly owes the company $ 221,329.51. He alleged that she also agreed to pay an additional $511,000 to keep his staff on for another 2 years.
Mariah’s camp hasn’t commented on the validity of Anello’s sexual harassment claims, but her handlers said they have been in touch with his lawyer on Monday. Mariah’s people are ready to pay the balance of certain invoices, but Anello wants more than what is being offered.
It’s unclear how Mariah’s side may respond, but the lawsuit has been shelved for the moment.