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Samantha Geimer Wants Charges Against Roman Polanski Dropped

Samantha Geimer, the former victim of Roman Polanski, wants the charges to be dropped against him.

In 1977, the 13-year-old girl took part in a photo shoot for “Vogue” magazine with the Oscar-winning director, and he had sex with her after giving her champagne and drugging her.

Samantha Geimer, formerly known as Samantha Gailey, filed court papers in January saying, "I am no longer a 13-year-old child. I have dealt with the difficulties of being a victim, have surmounted and surpassed them with one exception.”

"Every time this case is brought to the attention of the Court, great focus is made of me, my family, my mother and others. That attention is not pleasant to experience and is not worth maintaining over some irrelevant legal nicety, the continuation of the case."

Geimer, now 45, married and a mother of three, sued Polanski and received an undisclosed settlement.

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