Chappelle Attack Suspect Says Jokes ‘Triggered’ Him – NBC Los Angeles

Chappelle Attack Suspect Says Jokes ‘Triggered’ Him – NBC Los Angeles

The 23-year-old man accused of attacking comedian Dave Chappelle on stage at the Hollywood Bowl says he was triggered by the comedian’s jokes about transgender and homeless people. “I identify as bisexual — and I wanted him to know what he said was triggering,” Isaiah Lee told the New York Post on Saturday in an … Read more

Dave Chappelle is Not Happy DA Won’t Charge Accused Onstage Attacker With Felony – NBC Los Angeles

Dave Chappelle is Not Happy DA Won’t Charge Accused Onstage Attacker With Felony – NBC Los Angeles

Dave Chappelle’s lawyer says the comedian is unhappy with Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón’s decision not to file felony charges against the man who allegedly attacked him on stage. “It’s a travesty of justice that Gascón is refusing to prosecute this case as a felony,” Gabriel Colwell told the New York Post on … Read more