Hunter S. Thompson
Author, Journalist

Allegations Summary:
Violent groping
Industry:
Alleged Victim Gender:
Female

Hunter S. Thompson was a journalist and writer best known for his “gonzo journalism” style and his novel¬†Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

In 1990, Thompson was charged with violently groping a woman who declined his sexual advances.  Thompson stated that the woman was drunk, and that she was the one who made aggressive sexual advances.

Prosecutors eventually asked for a dismissal of the charges, believing that their case was not strong enough to win.

Filmography
as crew member
The Rum Diary
Story
2011
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Author
1998
Where the Buffalo Roam
Story
1980