I saw clips of the press conference organized by attorney Lisa Bloom, daughter of another publicity seeking lawyer, Gloria Allred. She was accompanied by Quantasia Sharpton who is one of three plaintiffs that Lisa Bloom is filing suit for against singer Usher’s alleged failure to warn, as required by California law of their exposure to an STD… in this case herpes. The other two plaintiffs, one a man and another a woman, remain presently anonymous related to the lawsuit.
Let me start by saying that I believe that we are all morally, ethically, and in some states, legally responsible for informing sexual partners of our Sexually Transmitted Disease status and this includes potentially dormant diseases like herpes or genital warts. Minimally if you, like it is alleged with Usher, are the one who has contracted an STD it is your absolute obligation to engage in protected forms of physical contact, especially intercourse with anyone. People have the right to be informed. People have the right to be protected. READ MORE