Cardi B opened up about her psychological well being as she took the stand in her libel swimsuit towards Tasha Okay, a YouTuber with greater than 1,000,000 subscribers who Cardi claims has been spreading false rumors about her.
On Jan. 13, Cardi, born Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, appeared in a Georgia court docket to testify how Tasha’s alleged defamatory posts took a toll on her well-being. In line with Billboard, the 29-year-old rapper informed a federal jury that she felt “extraordinarily suicidal” and “helpless” amid the allegations, leading to her growing fatigue, nervousness and migraines.
Cardi additionally reportedly mentioned she had by no means felt suicidal previous to the Tasha’s claims, and that she struggled in her relationship along with her husband Offset, with whom she shares two youngsters, because of the YouTuber’s movies.
She testified, per TMZ, “I felt defeated and depressed and I did not need to sleep with my husband.”
The Grammy winner filed her lawsuit towards Tasha, whose actual title is Latasha Kebe, in 2019. In court docket paperwork obtained by E! Information, Cardi and her authorized crew alleged that Tasha used her YouTube channel to “unfold malicious rumors, slanderous assertions, and false details about celebrities” for monetary acquire.