“Always listen, and consider everything carefully, but please for everyone’s sake don’t rush to judgment.” Copperfield’s statement appears to reference a 2007 allegation made by Lacey Carroll, who told authorities Copperfield invited her to his home in the Bahamas and sexually assaulted her.
Lewis told the online publication that she met Copperfield at a modeling competition, where the magician served as a judge.
Copperfield’s spokesperson declined to comment to TIME.
The newspaper did not detail the allegations against Achenbach.
In a statement to the , Achenbach said: “I’m very sorry to say that I’ve behaved badly and have been suspended by The Post for three months for inappropriate workplace conduct.
Levinsohn, in sworn testimony for one of the suits, admitted to rating the “hotness” of female colleagues and speculating whether a female employee worked as a stripper on the side.