New York State Judge Rejects Kesha’s Claims in Dr. Luke Case

April 7, 2016 12:44 PM

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New York State Judge Rejects Kesha’s Claims in Dr. Luke Case

The pop singer Kesha was dealt a major setback on Wednesday in her legal fight against the producer Dr. Luke after a New York State Supreme Court judge in Manhattan rejected her claims of infliction of emotional distress, gender-based hate crimes and employment discrimination, citing a lack of evidence and jurisdiction.

“Kesha failed to plead that any of the alleged discrimination occurred in New York State or City,” Justice Shirley W. Kornreich wrote of Kesha’s eight counterclaims against the producer, all of which were dismissed without the possibility of amending them. The judge also said that the statute of lim...

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