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Kimberly, Gianna Gotti want LI assault case dismissed as lawyer claims infamous last name hurt duo

John “Junior” Gotti’s spouse and daughter want their assault case dropped as the pair’s lawyer claimed in courtroom Wednesday that the mob household’s name was used towards them following a brawl at a Long Island basketball sport earlier this yr.

Kimberly, 56, and Gianna Gotti, 24, are every going through a third-degree assault cost, a misdemeanor, after they allegedly bought right into a combat with one other dad or mum inside Locust Valley High School health club on Feb. 8 whereas the Gotti’s son was taking part in for visiting workforce Oyster Bay High School.

The mother-daughter duo are accused of punching and pulling the hair of the sufferer through the melee, the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office has mentioned.

The lawyer of Kimberly, Gianna Gotti move for dismissal in LI assault case as he claims infamous last name hurt duo following fight.
The lawyer of Kimberly, Gianna Gotti, strikes for dismissal within the LI assault case as he claims the infamous last name hurt the duo following the combat. News12 Long Island

The alleged sufferer, Crystal Etienne, recognized her attackers from what they have been carrying, however in depositions recited in courtroom the 2 defendants weren’t named till police slapped handcuffs on them, Newsday reported.

Nassau County District Court Judge David Goodsell requested throughout a bench convention why the supporting depositions are adequate as a result of “there is no identification,” the newspaper reported.

The Gottis’ protection lawyer, Gerard Marrone, claimed in courtroom Wednesday his shoppers’ infamous last name put them at an obstacle.

“It was pointed out by the athletic director, that was John Gotti, and the victim was saying she was attacked by two females,” he mentioned, per Newsday.

“So, the name Gotti was thrown around. The Gotti girls, the mom and the daughter, were arrested. The victim only identified my clients once they were arrested walking out of the gym in handcuffs.”

Kimberly Gotti with John Gotti Jr.
Kimberly Gotti with John Gotti Jr. John Gotti/Instagram

Marrone reportedly mentioned he deliberate on requesting each instances be dismissed. He has till June 4 to file the movement.

The Gottis additionally rejected a second plea deal on Wednesday that may have led to the case being dropped towards Gianna if Kimberly pleaded responsible to a misdemeanor, News 12 reported.

The mom and daughter have been additionally provided a plea deal in March that may have required them to solely attend anger administration courses, however the two turned that down.

Gianna Gotti, daughter of John Gotti Jr. giannagotti/Instagram

Meanwhile, the district lawyer’s workplace informed Newsday on Wednesday prosecutors meant to maneuver forward with the case.

Marrone beforehand blamed the blowup on the alleged sufferer, telling The Post again in February the opposite dad or mum threw the primary punch and was badgering Kimberly’s youngest son.

It’s alleged Kimberly and Gianna used a homosexual slur through the sport, however Marrone additionally denied that.

Gianna Gotti and her mother allegedly got into a fight with another parent inside Locust Valley High School gym on Feb. 8 while the Gotti’s son was playing for visiting team Oyster Bay High School.
Gianna Gotti and her mom allegedly bought right into a combat with one other dad or mum inside Locust Valley High School health club on Feb. 8 whereas the Gotti’s son was taking part in for visiting workforce Oyster Bay High School. giannagotti/Instagram

While Marrone pointed to Kimberly and Gianna’s last name through the listening to, Junior Gotti mentioned exterior the courtroom he didn’t want to put blame on his infamous last name for the turmoil.

“I don’t want it to do that. It’s a crutch and I never used it as a crutch before and I won’t use it now,” he mentioned, in line with Newsday. “However, pay attention to this case.”

Gotti served a 6-year time period in federal jail for racketeering, however evaded additional jail time when 4 different trials resulted in mistrials between 2004 and 2009.

Junior Gotti is the son of the late mafia boss “Dapper Don” John Gotti — who took over the Gambino crime household by ordering the mob hit of boss Paul Castellano exterior Sparks Steak House in 1985.

He died of throat most cancers in jail. 

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