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NY Lawyer Sues Ex-Girlfriends, Including a Roller Derby Queen, for Posts at

A Manhattan lawyer says he has lost clients because of online posts claiming he is a cheating “scum” who dumped his girlfriends.

Matthew Couloute Jr. is fighting back with a federal lawsuit filed against two ex-girlfriends, including former roller derby queen Stacey Blitsch, the New York Post reports. Couloute, who is now a married man, claims the posts at have interfered with prospective business relations.

Couloute is a former Connecticut state prosecutor who has also worked for the National Football League. “You shouldn’t be able to go around ruining people’s lives because you’re a jilted lover,” he told the Post.

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