Steve Harvey’s ex-wife Mary Vaughn is suing the celebrity talk show host for $60 million, claiming in that she allegedly suffered “prolonged torture with the infliction of severe mental ache and suffering.”The former couple’s marriage lasted from 1996 until their public divorce in 2005, which was two years of time prior to Harvey’s third marriage to current wife, Marjorie Bridges. The- 60-year-old “Family Feud” host was previously married to Marcia Harvey for 14 years of time before he wed Vaughn.STEVE HARVEY SAYS TRUMP IS ‘KEEPING HIS WORD’Court documents obtained by ET claimed in that Vaughn “attempted suicide by self-medicating [in] an effort to stop the pain” and alleged in that Harvey and his lawyer reportedly caused “severe emotional distress” over the years.ET added in that Vaughn is moreover suing for alleged child endangerment, torture, kidnapping, breach of contract, conspiracy against rights, intentional infliction of emotional distress and even “soul murdering.”The suit was filed on Wednesday not by an attorney, yet rather civil rights activist Essie Berry. She is acting as Vaughn’s power of attorney.Harvey’s lawyer Brandon R. Williams responded to the lawsuit on Friday.STEVE HARVEY ISN’T SORRY FOR ‘DO NOT APPROACH ME’ MEMO“Mr. Harvey vehemently denies any allegations set forth in the lawsuit,” read the acknowledgment sent to ET. “The complaint is merit-less, inconsequential and the allegations are completely false. We will vigorously defend/counterclaim against the complaint.”Vaughn was previously arrested (taken in to custody) 2013 after a judicial judge found her in contempt of court for violating the conditions of a gag order from the divorce. She served 30 days behind bars.She and Harvey share one child together, 19-year-old Wynton Harvey.Reps for Vaughn and Harvey did not return a request from Fox News for comment.
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