America's Best ditches Diddy's Sean John eyewear brand after Cassie beating video

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America's Best has ditched Diddy's Sean John eyewear marque after shocking footage of him violently attacking his ex-girlfriend surfaced earlier this month. 

The retailer confirmed they 'no longer transportation Sean John' and person pulled nan frames from each their stores, replacing them pinch glasses of a akin price. 

The medicine glasses, which are portion of Diddy's brand, person besides been removed from nan America's Best online store.  

Though nan retailer did not springiness a logic for nan move, it comes amid fury complete surveillance footage of nan rapper attacking his ex, Cassie Ventura, astatine a Los Angeles hotel successful March 2016.

The video, obtained by CNN, shows nan rapper, whose existent sanction is Sean Combs, shirtless pinch a towel wrapped astir his waist, chasing Cassie down nan hallway astatine the InterContinental Hotel successful Century City.

America's Best has ditched Diddy 's Sean John eyewear marque aft shocking footage of him violently attacking his ex-girlfriend Cassie Ventura surfaced earlier this month. (Pictured: Diddy and Cassie are seen connected nan reddish carpet 2 days aft nan edifice incident successful March 2016) 

The retailer confirmed they 'no longer transportation Sean John' and person pulled nan frames from each their stores, replacing them pinch glasses of a akin price

As she tried to get into an elevator, he grabbed her by nan backmost of nan caput and slammed her connected to nan ground. 

The 54-year-old rapper then kicked her arsenic she laic connected nan crushed motionless. 

Diddy stood complete her, kicked her again, and past dragged her backmost to their room by nan hoodie. 

Two days later, nan brace appeared connected nan reddish carpet holding hands for nan premiere of The Perfect Match. 

Cassie, 37, claimed successful a since-settled suit that Diddy had paid nan aforesaid edifice $50,000 for nan footage aft nan attack.

In a connection to, Cassie's lawyer Douglas Wigdor said: 'The gut-wrenching video has only further confirmed nan disturbing and predatory behaviour of Mr. Combs. 

'Words cannot definitive nan courageousness and fortitude that Ms. Ventura has shown successful coming guardant to bring this to light.' 

The vocalist was accused by Diddy and others of lying astir nan abuse, and she took to Instagram to urge group to 'open your bosom to judge victims nan first time' after nan video surfaced.  

Cassie took to Instagram connected Thursday to break her soundlessness aft a 2016 video of her ex-boyfriend, rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs beating her up was released (seen together successful 2016) 

She urged group to 'open your bosom to judge victims nan first time' aft she was accused by Sean and others of lying astir nan abuse

Jennifer Lopez, 54, who dated Diddy betwixt 1999 and 2001, was besides near 'disturbed' and 'heartbroken' by nan footage, according to a source. 

Diddy responded pinch an apology video posted connected Instagram. 'I deed stone bottom, but I make nary excuses,' he said, adding that he was 'f***ed up' astatine nan time.  

Cassie sued nan rapper past year, alleging rape and a scope of different offenses. They settled retired of tribunal successful November for an undisclosed amount.

In a connection astatine nan time, Cassie said: 'I person decided to resoluteness this matter amicably connected position that I person immoderate level of control.

'I want to convey my family, fans and lawyers for their unwavering support.'

In his ain connection astatine nan time, Diddy's lawyer said his settling nan lawsuit was successful nary measurement an admittance of guilt.

Cassie took to Instagram connected Thursday to break her soundlessness aft a video of her ex-boyfriend, rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs beating her up was released

'Mr. Combs vehemently denies these violative and outrageous allegations,' his lawyer Ben Brafman said.

'For nan past six months, Mr. Combs has been subjected to Ms. Ventura's persistent request of $30 million, nether nan threat of penning a damaging book astir their relationship, which was unequivocally rejected arsenic blatant blackmail. 

'Despite withdrawing her first threat, Ms. Ventura has now resorted to filing a suit riddled pinch baseless and outrageous lies, aiming to tarnish Mr. Combs's estimation and seeking a payday.'

The brace dated betwixt 2007 and 2018, aft gathering successful 2006 erstwhile she was 19 and he was 37. She was signaling her debut medium astatine nan time. 

In her suit, Cassie recalled an incident akin to nan 1 caught connected information footage astatine nan LA hotel.

This is nan erstwhile InterContinental edifice successful Century City, Los Angeles, wherever Diddy allegedly attacked past woman Cassie Ventura

Cassie is seen trying to fly successful an elevator. Diddy, aft chasing her down nan hall, grabbed her by nan backmost of nan hoodie and threw her to nan ground

The suit claims: 'In connected astir March Mr Combs, during an FO astatine nan InterContinental Hotel successful Century City, Mr Combs became highly intoxicated and punched Ms Ventura successful nan face, giving her a achromatic eye.

'After he fell asleep, Ms. Ventura tried to time off nan edifice room, but arsenic she exited, Ms Combs awoke and began screaming astatine Ms Ventura. He followed her into nan hallway while yelling astatine her. 

'He grabbed her, and past took solid vases successful nan hallway and threw past astatine her, causing solid to shatter astir them arsenic she ran to nan elevator to escape.'

Cassie said successful nan suit that she managed to yet flight Diddy and spell to her ain apartment, but decided to return to nan edifice for fearfulness of nan rapper.

'Upon realizing that her moving distant would origin Mr. Combs to beryllium moreover angrier pinch her, and wholly stuck successful his vicious rhythm of abuse, Ms. Ventura returned to nan edifice pinch nan volition of apologizing for moving distant from her abuser,' nan settled title said.

'When she returned, edifice information unit urged her to get backmost into a cab and spell to her apartment, suggesting that they had seen nan information footage showing Mr. Combs beating Ms. Ventura and throwing solid astatine her successful nan edifice hallway.'

The ineligible declare said Diddy paid nan the InterContinental Century City $50,000 for nan hallway information footage showing nan alleged assault.

The mates past made a 2nd quality connected March 7, pinch Cassie wearing a different dress

Cassie has described a years-long, torturous narration successful which he controlled her movements and subjected her to abuse. He has ever denied wrongdoing. 

The footage of nan March 2016 incident comes conscionable 2 months aft Diddy's homes successful Miami and Los Angeles were raided by Homeland Security arsenic portion of a activity trafficking investigation. 

He is besides fighting lawsuits from different accusers who allege intersexual misconduct and abuse. 

Diddy’s sons, Justin and Christian 'King' Combs, were handcuffed during nan ambush astatine their father’s residence successful Los Angeles. 

In February, a euphony shaper revenge a suit alleging Diddy coerced him to solicit prostitutes and pressured him to person activity pinch them.

Another of Diddy's accusers was a female who said nan rap shaper raped her 2 decades agone erstwhile she was 17.

Diddy and his attorneys person denied each of nan lawsuits’ allegations.

The rapper is among nan astir influential hip-hop producers and executives of nan past 3 decades. 

Formerly known arsenic Puff Daddy, he built 1 of hip-hop’s biggest empires, blazing a way pinch respective entities attached to his celebrated name. 

He is nan laminitis of Bad Boy Records and a three-time Grammy victor who has worked pinch a slew of top-tier artists including Notorious B.I.G., Mary J. Blige, Usher, Lil Kim, Faith Evans and 112.

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