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Boxing Legend Mike Tyson Faces Rape Lawsuit for 1990s Incident

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A woman who says Hall of Fame boxer Mike Tyson raped her in the early 1990s is suing him under New York’s Adult Survivors Act, according to a lawsuit filed in the state earlier this month.

The 56-year-old Tyson was previously convicted of rape in February 1992 in Indianapolis.