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Mike Tyson sued for $25 million

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mike tyson named in civil lawsuit

A photographer is suing Mike Tyson for an altercation that went down last November, and it's going to be a hefty payday if he takes down the champ.

Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson is reportedly being sued for an exorbitant amount of money.

According to TMZ, photographer Antonio Echavarria is claiming Mike Tyson laid the smack-down on him last November and is suing for $25 million.

Mike Tyson was arrested after an altercation with the photographer at LAX last November. Tyson was originally booked for misdemeanor battery, but it was thrown out due to "insufficient evidence."

In the latest civil lawsuit, Antonio Echavarria is claiming Mike Tyson attacked him, struck him with a closed left fist, and ruined his camera. Antonio Echavarria is also claiming Tyson gave him a concussion and caused a strain on his spinal cord.

Echavarria is asking for $25 million in damages according to the lawsuit.

Just when we thought this lawsuit was over.

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