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Porn star who exposed abuse claims against Ron Jeremy has spoken to ‘at least 50 other victims’ 

The pornographic star who first exposed sexual assault allegations against Ron Jeremy has said that she has since spoken with at least 50 other alleged victims who claim to have been raped or groped by him.

Ginger Banks, 30, who released a YouTube video containing allegations of multiple woman against Jeremy, 67, said she feels vindicated after the porn actor was arrested and charged on Tuesday.

Jeremy has been charged with raping three women and sexually assaulting another between 2014 and 2017.

Banks claims that she was groped by the veteran actor at the AVN (Adault Video News) in 2016, and learned of other similar allegations against him from other woman since the alleged assault.

‘The stories are all the same,’ she said, speaking to The Sun. ‘People would go up to him and be really excited because they were getting to meet Ron Jeremy and asked to take a picture.’

Pictured: Adult film actress Ginger Banks attends the 2019 Adult Video News Awards at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 26, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Banks claims that while taking a picture with Jeremy, he would violate women with his finger, grab them, put his mouth of their chest or bend them over.

Speaking about other experiences she has been told about by women, Jeremy would allegedly also bend women over on pornographic sets and ‘just penetrate them.’ 

It was unusual for a women to meet Jeremy without being groped in some way, she claims, and that her experience is very similar to many others she has heard about.

When Jeremy allegedly groped Banks, she says that by that point she had grown used to being groped at the expo she was attending as it was common place, but once she heard of other experiences she released how wide-spread Jeremy’s alleged abuse was.

‘Over the past couple of years since my YouTube video, I’ve probably read and had up to 100 people speak to me so I would say honestly about 50 legitimate first hand accounts, then other people who saw it happen to their friends or other women – so second hand accounts,’ she told The Sun. 

One of the first women to go public with her allegation was ‘cam girl’ model Miss Lollipop – who goes by the name Lacey on Twitter – where she claimed in 2016 that Jeremy digitally penetrated her without consent. 

Pictured: Cam girl and adult entertainer Miss Lollipop was one of the first women to accuse Jeremy of sexual assault

Pictured: Cam girl and adult entertainer Miss Lollipop was one of the first women to accuse Jeremy of sexual assault

The tweet read: ‘Not my 1st, but at a my 1st adult con, posing for a photo w ron jeremy – he slips his finger under my panties and into my vagina. #notokay’ 

Speaking to The Sun, she said that Jeremy’s alleged actions were ‘no secret’ and that she and other women have been saying this since 2016.

Lacey said that she has been met with apathy and people asking her ‘what did you expect?’ and that Jeremy’s response was to blame his actions on his job.

She also shared the experience of another woman, a friend, who claimed to her that Jeremy had penetrated a performer without consent while she was filming a solo scene.

The video of this scene is still available online, in which the performer says no to Jeremy twice when he asks to penetrate her, before being filmed doing so. The performer, who looks uncomfortable, asks the camera man ‘Are you filming this?’

The video caption reads: ‘persistence wears down resistance’. The video has reportedly been sent to prosecutors. 

A number of other woman have also made their allegations public on Twitter against Jeremy, who has always denied all allegations of rape. 

One Twitter user posted a photograph of her looking outraged as the actor put his hand down her top to feel her breast.

‘Ron Jeremy assaults people,’ she wrote. ‘I know this because he has also grossly groped me when I asked for a photo. Literally.’ 

She makes it clear in her Tweet that the photo is not staged, writing ‘I wanted a cute selfie with him and he then put his hand in my shirt because he wanted to ‘see if I had cute nipples.’

Porn star Ron Jeremy was on Tuesday charged with raping three women and sexually assaulting another. He is pictured appearing in the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles

Porn star Ron Jeremy was on Tuesday charged with raping three women and sexually assaulting another. He is pictured appearing in the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles

Jeremy was charged on Tuesday with raping three women and sexually assaulting another. 

Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said the adult movie star, 67, is accused of forcibly raping a 25-year-old woman at a home in West Hollywood in May 2014. 

He then allegedly sexually assaulted two more women, ages 33 and 46, on separate occasions at a West Hollywood bar in 2017.

Ron Jeremy is pictured being led by a guard in the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles during his arraignment

Ron Jeremy is pictured being led by a guard in the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles during his arraignment

The porn star, full name Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, is also accused of forcibly raping a 30-year-old woman at the same bar in July 2019.

He was arraigned in the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

The District Attorney’s Office said it also declined a case against Hyatt ‘due to insufficient evidence stemming from an incident in 2016’.

In a statement they said: ‘Prosecutors are recommending bail at $6.6 million.’ 

He faces a possible maximum sentence of 90 years to life in state prison in convicted.

In a tweet, the porn actor said: ‘I am innocent of all charges. I can’t wait to prove my innocence in court! Thank you to everyone for all the support.’ 

A number of women had already alleged the 40-year porn veteran groped them without their consent. That led to Jeremy being banned from most of the adult industry’s high-profile events.

In September 2017, Jeremy was accused of inappropriately touching Kristin Brodie who asked him to sign her breast at a Washington state radio station. 

At the time, Brodie told the Daily Beast: ‘Our Rock Girl uniforms are just torn up T-shirts. There’s not a lot of coverage so you can see the top part of your chest. There’s no need to move the collar but that’s what he did to all three of us.  

Jeremy, who did not achieve fame based on his good looks, earned the nickname The Hedgehog due to his hirsute, stringy hair and unkempt mustache

Jeremy, who did not achieve fame based on his good looks, earned the nickname The Hedgehog due to his hirsute, stringy hair and unkempt mustache

Jeremy is pictured in March 2019

Jeremy is pictured on June 14

 Charges were announced against porn star Ron Jeremy, 67, on Tuesday

‘He pulled our shirts open and reached inside our bras, all the way to the bottom and squeezed hard almost pulling [our breasts] out of our bra, and for me it felt like he was squeezing an udder or appraising something. It was very unpleasant.

‘I was nervous… but I was a Rock Girl and knew I was being watched, so with that knowledge I tried to look unbothered and unfazed even though I was not.’ 

Following that incident, Jeremy was told he would not face charges over the allegations.   

Police interviewed witnesses and reviewed surveillance videos but the Tacoma City Attorney’s Office decided not to press charges. 

Stuart Goldfarb, left, defense attorney for adult film star Ron Jeremy, addresses the media after Jeremy's arraignment at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Cente

Stuart Goldfarb, left, defense attorney for adult film star Ron Jeremy, addresses the media after Jeremy’s arraignment at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Cente

Jackie Lacey's office said prosecutors are recommending bail at $6.6 million

Jackie Lacey’s office said prosecutors are recommending bail at $6.6 million

He faces a possible maximum sentence of 90 years to life in prison in convicted

He faces a possible maximum sentence of 90 years to life in prison in convicted

In 2017, a prominent adult film actress, who wished to remain anonymous, also accused Jeremy of sexually assaulting her. 

‘The first time I met him on set he put his fingers in my pu**y unexpectedly. I was brand new, outside smoking a cigarette and he comes out just being Ron Jeremy. All of a sudden he’s fingering me, and I’m like, whoa,’ the woman told Daily Beast. 

‘He was just there as an extra on set, he wasn’t even there performing. We joke about it—there’s Ron, stay five feet away from him because he does that. 

‘We don’t think anything of it. Unfortunately, it doesn’t even register. It’s like, oh great, another girl got groped by Ron Jeremy, join the club.’

Sydney Leathers, who is also an adult film actress and writer, also voiced her concerns over how much praise Jeremy recently received online. 

‘I’m personally happy Ron Jeremy has a tree to focus his attention on instead of groping women,’ Leathers told the news outlet. 

Jeremy, who earned the nickname The Hedgehog due to his hirsute, stringy hair and unkempt mustache, recently made headlines for trying to save his childhood tree in Queens, New York.

The 67-year-old tweeted a picture of himself hugging a tree on May 16 with the caption: ‘I need your help. help me save my tree.’

According Jeremy, the tree was planted by his father on the day he was born. 

The 67-year-old tweeted a picture of himself hugging a tree on May 16 with the caption: 'I need your help. help me save my tree.' According Jeremy, the tree was planted by his father on the day he was born

The 67-year-old tweeted a picture of himself hugging a tree on May 16 with the caption: ‘I need your help. help me save my tree.’ According Jeremy, the tree was planted by his father on the day he was born

‘Please let Con Edison know that they cannot tear down this tree,’ Jeremy pleaded with his more than 109,000 followers. 

In response, Con Edison tweeted: ‘Hi Ron, thanks for reaching out to us; we understand your concern. However, we are not involved with this tree’s pruning or removal job. Please reach out to NYC Parks department for more information.’

A few days later, Jeremy shared a video story of his tree, tweeting: ‘I’ve been fighting to save my tree over and over it’s whole life. Sadly it has run its course and needs to be torn down tomorrow. It is not City’s fault. The tree is old.’

And though several of his followers view Jeremy as a sort of hometown hero, the headlines about his tree angered others. Porn star, Janice Griffith, asked on Twitter: 'Did Ron tweet this in between bouts of sexually harassing people?'

And though several of his followers view Jeremy as a sort of hometown hero, the headlines about his tree angered others. Porn star, Janice Griffith, asked on Twitter: ‘Did Ron tweet this in between bouts of sexually harassing people?’

And though several of his followers view Jeremy as a sort of hometown hero, the headlines about his tree angered others. 

‘It’s truly horrifying for me to see men who are predators glamorized,’ porn actress, Tasha Reign told the Daily Beast. 

Reign added: ‘Men who commit these crimes of assault should be punished for their actions but unfortunately, with our current legal system, it’s extremely challenging to prove sex crimes. That needs to change. 

Porn star, Janice Griffith, asked on Twitter: ‘Did Ron tweet this in between bouts of sexually harassing people? He’s banned from almost all industry events for groping people without consent.’ 

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


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