Jenner testified for the second day from the witness stand in a Los Angeles courtroom on Friday (April 22) that she believed Chyna tried to homicide her son. On the time, she mentioned she was informed that Chyna pointed a gun at Kardashian’s head, tried to strangle him with a cellphone wire and hit him with a metallic pole whereas intoxicated.
“It was full chaos. It was scary,” mentioned Jenner, the 66-year-old Protecting Up with the Kardashians matriarch. She’s the primary of 4 defendants — a gaggle that additionally consists of her daughters Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner — to testify in Blac Chyna’s $100 million lawsuit alleging the ladies conspired to have her actuality present Rob & Chyna canceled and injury her superstar standing.
Earlier this week, a lot of Chyna’s testimony handled the battle, and the celebration of the present’s renewal the evening earlier than. Chyna testified that she was joking together with her fiancé when she wrapped a cellphone wire round his neck and grabbed his unloaded gun off a nightstand.
However Kris Jenner mentioned placing a gun to her son’s head was “not a joke.”
“He was a multitude,” she recalled whereas speaking to her son after the incident on Dec. 15, 2016. “I might solely think about how he felt. … This was a horrible state of affairs. I used to be heartbroken.”
Kris Jenner started to shed tears whereas remembering the Rob Kardashian-Chyna spat, which occurred months after Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in Paris. She mentioned understanding that each her kids had a gun pointed at them inside the identical 12 months was traumatizing for her.
“Whereas Rob’s state of affairs was happening, Kim had simply been coping with Paris,” she mentioned. “He had a gun put at his head, and she or he was held at gunpoint and thrown into a tub. That’s lots to take as a mom.”
Whereas on stand, Kris Jenner mentioned her boyfriend Corey Gamble separated her son and Chyna — who she says smashed an costly tv in the main bedroom. However after Gamble pulled them aside and requested Rob Kardashian to go away, she was informed that Chyna smashed a chair on the windshield of her son’s automotive.
In her questioning, Chyna’s lawyer, Lynne Ciani, requested why Jenner or anybody else didn’t name the police. Jenner mentioned her safety staff — former Los Angeles Police Division officers — helped defuse the extreme ordeal.
Kris Jenner claims she wished to assist Chyna. She mentioned arguments between the couple have been an “ongoing theme” of their relationship that included alcoholic drinks and medicines.
“We didn’t put Chyna on the present and provides her this fabulous life to be taken away,” she mentioned. “We created different alternatives. I used to be hopeful that it will be OK. That’s why I didn’t name [the police].”
Ciani tried to realize readability a couple of textual content message despatched from Kris Jenner to Rob & Chyna showrunner that learn Chyna “beat the [expletive] out of Rob’s face.” She mentioned the phrase was used as a determine of speech.
Kris Jenner in contrast her reference to Will Smith slapping Chris Rock throughout the latest Oscars.
“It’s such as you’re at an awards present, and also you get slapped,” she mentioned whereas drawing some laughter from jurors and a few others within the courtroom whereas her daughters’ facial expressions remained stoic.
Ciani requested about one other textual content she despatched to the showrunner that learn “We have to ditch this [expletive]” after her son’s altercation with the Chyna. Jenner mentioned she was very indignant and upset on the time, however she claims she by no means had any involvement in hampering Chyna’s time on the present.
“It’s not my proudest second, nevertheless it was how I felt on the time,” she mentioned.
Chyna’s lawsuit, filed in 2017, alleges defamation and interference with contracts. It accuses Kris Jenner of being a ringleader who used her daughters in a marketing campaign to defame Chyna as abusive to Rob Kardashian.
Kris Jenner could be an government producer on the couple’s Protecting Up with the Kardashians spinoff, Rob & Chyna, which premiered on the E! Community later in September of 2016. She mentioned she had nothing to do with the community deciding to not choose up the truth present for a second season.
With Kris Jenner being her son’s supervisor, she mentioned she would obtain a letter saying the present was “inexperienced lit.” However she says they by no means obtained a letter exercising the choice.
Chyna and Rob Kardashian share a daughter named Dream.