Colton Underwood now faces authorized outcomes for his alleged conduct in the direction of ex-girlfriend Cassie Randolph.
As we have been reporting, the former Bachelor lead has been accused of, amongst other issues, allegedly putting a tracking device on Randolph’s vehicle to watch her movements while also bombarding her with harassing texts, and exhibiting up uninvited to her Los Angeles condominium and her parents’ household in Huntington Seaside, California.
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But on Monday, a Los Angeles choose has demanded the previous truth Television star place a stop to this allegedly controlling conduct with a new restraining get. Partly signing off on the 25-12 months-old’s Friday filing towards her previous beau, Colton have to remain at minimum 100 yards away from Cassie, her house, her car or truck, her task, her parents’ household, and her school. Additionally, he is not authorized to “harass, assault, strike, threaten, or assault (sexually or in any other case)” Cassie, according to the paperwork.
In the court docs, very first attained by HollywoodLife.com, Cassie’s legal professionals painted a grim image of what is been likely on. The lawful group wrote in their ask for, in part:
“Mr. Underwood admitted that he was the 1 who put the tracker on her vehicle and had been the a single sending text messages to her, her friends and himself, below the alias cellular phone numbers. Ms. Randolph fears for her security and the basic safety of her household and friends and wishes to assure that the harassment and stalking conduct stop when he returns to Los Angeles in the coming times. Mr. Underwood also watches Ms. Randolph’s condominium in Los Angeles. Mr. Underwood admitted to his roommate and his roommate’s girlfriend (who is also Ms. Randolph’s close friend) that he goes on several walks a working day to Ms. Randolph’s condominium building. Ms. Randolph and quite a few of her pals have witnessed him all-around Ms. Randolph’s condominium from her balcony.”
Wow… that does not seem healthy at all, not to even mention the intense violation of Cassie’s privateness and safety.
The filings also uncovered the dates of the alleged abuse stemming from June 2020, but with incidents as modern as August 16 through August 19. In reality, June 27 screenshots of textual content messages allegedly sent from Colton to Cassie were also bundled, with the pro athlete composing to her in part:
“…Because your [sic] a egocentric individual who isn’t ready to be beloved. I used two years loving you the ideal I could and now I’m sitting down in this article emotion like a fool… You have damage me beyond words… I have normally accomplished very little but be there for you and you continue to disrespect me all the time.”
“What did I even do??”
Underwood allegedly replied, “You hid issues from me and been so shady,” in advance of sending a different message hrs afterwards:
“I apologize for some of the points I stated final night. I’m dropped suitable now. I’m drowning.”
The subsequent month, he is also claimed to have texted her about paying time with an ex-boyfriend, with one particular concept looking at in element:
“I’m just sitting in mattress trying to tumble asleep wondering if the lady I’m madly in appreciate with is possessing a fantastic time with her ex. I have a million issues and all of them I don’t know if I want the solutions to. My heart hurts a great deal proper now and I miss my best close friend, my lover and the just one individual I hardly ever anticipated to get rid of.”
Randolph did generate back again, sharing:
“Colton I definitely treatment about you too. I know heading by anything is extremely tricky and sucks. And I respect you contacting me to speak with me. But I also will not want to make it into something it is not. You know that us trusting every single other and being cool with each other, and caring about just about every other is however there. I never feel that is a thing that must be ready to flip flop so conveniently. And also, it’s a distinct highway we are navigating now that we are not utilised to. Never be upset, you know I treatment about you so a lot. You know that.”
As beforehand hinted at with her authorized team’s written request (above), it’s said that in mid-August Colton “used alias telephone quantities to anonymously deliver harassing textual content messages at all several hours of the day to Ms. Randolph and to her mates.” The docs mentioned:
“Mr. Underwood also despatched harassing text messages to himself pretending to also be a victim of the anonymous stalker… He afterwards admitted to staying the one sending the messages.”
Then on August 19, Cassie identified the tile tracking device taped underneath her bumper.
The judge even further set October 6 for the upcoming listening to in the situation, with the non permanent restraining purchase lasting up right up until that courtroom date the purchase can be prolonged then, if required.
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Theoretically, Underwood should not have problems complying with the restraining order, as he’s reportedly now investing time in Denver with his mother and father. Continue to, as Cassie’s lawyers observed, the previous reality Tv star will soon return to Los Angeles, and that understandably has Randolph quite concerned based mostly on his alleged modern habits.
Reactions, Perezcious audience? This whole scenario undoubtedly came as a surprise, but at this level, all we can do is desire for Cassie’s bodily security and psychological properly-getting. Hopefully, some thing fantastic for her arrives out of that future October 6 courtroom day. As always, we’ll preserve you posted as this 1 plays out…
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