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adam livine He has found himself in the middle of a cheating scandal, shortly after announcing that he is expecting his third child with wife Behati Prinsloo.
Several women have come forward since Monday, accusing Levine of sending flirtatious messages. Instagram model Sumner Stroh was the first to speak up, claiming she had a year-long affair with the musician.
Prinsloo has not publicly commented on the allegations made by the women or indicated that she is seeking to divorce Levine. Actually, on Wednesday, both of them were seen very happy together in Montecito, California.
Fox News Digital spoke to legal experts to understand what counts as “fraud” in court. Legal expert Katherine Miller Explained that cheating is mostly defined by sexual intercourse in the legal world.
Katherine Miller, the founder of New, said, “Adultery generally requires intercourse. And even this isn’t a game changer in most divorce cases, as long as money is spent on extra-marital relationships.” is not done, in which case the second husband may be entitled to compensation.” York City-based Miller Law Group said.
“Some states may have a separate tort claim for separation of affection against third parties if the level of flirtation in communication rises to the level of interference in the marital relationship.”
New York divorce attorney Sandra Radna further explained to Fox News Digital that adultery is no grounds for divorce in californiaAnd screenshots of text messages or DMs wouldn’t be “useful” if Levine’s wife were to decide to file for divorce.
,[Messages] can be considered emotional deception, which is not grounds for divorceBut this can lead to a lack of trust, which, in turn, can lead to the breakdown of the marriage (through irreconcilable differences),” Radna said.
The Maroon 5 frontman has said he had no affair, but admitted that they “crossed the line.”
A source close to Levine confirmed to Fox News Digital, “He says none of these conversations materialized.”
“Whatever your definition, when one spouse cheats, it is heartbreaking and often humiliating, and it can lead to the end of the marriage,” Miller told Fox News Digital.
there have been many Hollywood Fraud Scandal, Here’s a look at some of the wildest of them:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maria Shriver
while married Maria Shriver, Arnold Schwarzenegger The couple was having an affair with housekeeper Mildred Baena. The matter did not come to light until 14 years later when the movie star confessed during a therapy session after leaving his position as governor of California.
At that time, he revealed that he was the father of Bena’s son, Joseph. Schwarzenegger’s son with Baena was born in 1997, following their youngest son with Shriver, Christopher.
Tom Brady, Bridget Moynahan
Although it’s unclear if Tom Brady ever technically cheated on Bridget Moynahan Current wife Gisele BundchenHe broke up with the actress when she was pregnant with her first child.
Moynahan and Brady broke up in December 2006, and the football star quickly fell in love with supermodel Bündchen that same month. However, the “Sex and the City” star publicly announced that she was pregnant with Brady’s first child in February 2007.
In August 2007, Moynahan welcomed a baby boy.
Tristan Thompson, Khloe Kardashian
Tristan Thompson originally made headlines when a video surfaced a few days ago of the basketball star holding hands with another woman Khloe Kardashian In 2018, she gave birth to her first child, True.
Thompson made headlines again after cheating on Kardashian, when the two rekindled their relationship. The founder of The Good American did not learn of the fraud until the woman Thompson deceived with filed legal documents, claiming that he was the father of her unborn child.
Marlee Nichols gave birth to her son with Thompson, months after the basketball star and Kardashian began the surrogacy process. Kardashian and Thompson welcome their second Baby via surrogacy in early August.
The reality TV star is expected to talk about the paternity scandal and her surrogacy process in the upcoming season of “The Kardashians”.
“That’s something I’m ready to talk about,” Khloe said in a preview of the season 2 premiere. “Tristan and I are having another baby.”
“And it’s supposed to be a really exciting time, it’s just a different experience.”
Future and Ciara had a whirlwind romance before it ended abruptly on cheating charges. rapper and musician announced their relationship in 2013 And soon after the engagement took place.
As of January 2014, Ciara revealed that she was pregnant with the couple’s first child.
However, soon after giving birth, the two called it quits, and rumors surfaced that Future had cheated on her during her pregnancy.
The rapper responded to the allegations at the time, saying, “I don’t answer rumours, I answer money.”
Hank Baskett, Kendra Wilkinson
years before Kendra Wikinson filed for divorce From Hank Baskett, the former couple face a dramatic cheating scandal.
While Wilkinson was eight months pregnant, Baskett reportedly had an affair with a transgender model in 2014.
“I messed up,” Baskett told People magazine in an interview. “I put myself in a bad position. And everything through me brought pain on this family.”
Eddie Murphy, Mel B
Eddie Murphy Famously Abandoned Their Relationship Spice Girls Star Mel B While she was five months pregnant.
The former couple met in 2006 and started dating before Mel B became pregnant. However, after splitting from Murphy, the comedian claimed that he was not the father. A paternity test later confirmed that he was.
Mel B recently asked Murphy for more in child support in 2020, according to legal documents obtained by Us Weekly.
Francois-Henri Pinault, Salma Hayek
In 2006, François-Henri Pinault found his then-girlfriend Salma Hayek became pregnant and also gave birth to a child with Linda Evangelista. Pinault and Evangelista became pregnant in early 2006, while briefly separating from Hayek, the owner of the French luxury brand.
By the end of 2006, Hayek was also pregnant and gave birth to the couple’s daughter.
Evangelista decided to keep her child’s father a secret until she appeared in court over the custody agreement in 2011.
Pinault and Hayek married on Valentine’s Day in 2009.