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TYSON RAPE VICTIM FILES SUIT SEEKING DAMAGES

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The beauty pageant contestant whom boxer Mike Tyson was convicted of raping filed a civil lawsuit Monday in Indianapolis seeking damages for assault, battery, false imprisonment and emotional distress.

Attorneys for Desiree Washington, 19, of Coventry, R.I., filed the suit in U.S. District Court in Indianapolis.Tyson is serving a six-year sentence at the Indiana Youth Center in Plainfield for raping Washington in his Indianapolis hotel room last July.