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  • She said that the worst part was not being able to fend off the masseuse. 

    Meredith Phillips
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    "When the pill kicked in, I literally couldn't even move my body, so I have no idea what the pill was at all. But all I know was, I was told, 'This will make you feel better,'" she said. "I had no control, zero. I think that was the hardest part for me. That I couldn't even lift my arms to say no."

    She said that she didn't tell anyone about it because she felt "weird" about the whole thing. "I didn't speak of it until later, because I felt that it was really weird at the time and I felt violated," she explained. "So, I didn't know what to say or how to say it. I mean, how do you bring that up? That's just weird. And the other crew didn't know that this masseuse was coming in to give me a massage, you know? So most people didn't know."

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  • It's hardly the first time the franchise has seen a sex scandal.

    Corinne Olympios, DeMario Jackson
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    Last summer production of Bachelor in Paradise almost didn't even happen, after filming was halted due to an "inappropriate" exchange on set between Corinne Olympios and DeMario Jackson. After the tapes were reviewed, it was found that no wrong-doing took place, but ABC producers did begin enforcing some strict rules about alcohol consumption. 

  • It's awful to hear that stuff like this happens on one of our favorite shows, but we're glad Meredith spoke up about it. 

    Meredith Phillips
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    All that happens when women stay quiet about sexual assault is that it emboldens predators, because they begin to believe they can get away with anything. We hope that finally coming forward with this info can really help Meredith heal from the experience, and hopefully it will put a stop to at least one more person, who won't be inappropriate with someone because women are slowly becoming not afraid anymore.