Lawyer: Paternity Suit Against Michael Jordan Withdrawn

Source: AP / theGrio

ATLANTA – A lawyer for a woman who says Michael Jordan fathered her teenage son has withdrawn her paternity suit, but left open the possibility that it could be refiled.

Pamela Smith “stands by the facts alleged in her original filing,” Atlanta attorney Randall Kessler told The Associated Press on Monday.

Kessler said the lawsuit was withdrawn Friday without prejudice, meaning it can be refiled.

Smith filed the suit herself last month against Jordan and asked that the basketball hall of famer take a paternity test and pay child support. She later hired Kessler’s firm.

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  • wyndell

    A rush to judgement often leaves one looking foolish, even if your pride won’t let you admit it. Only time will tell the true story.