Halle Berry Ex Husband (David Justice) Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse
|David Justice Claims "He Never His Halle Berry"|
"I'm telling everybody I didn't do it," he told reports "You know I didn't do it."
The former baseball player, 49, is speaking out about the rumors that have haunted him since Berry said an ex once hit her so hard that she was left deaf in one ear.
Berry, who divorced Justice more than two decades ago, has never named her abuser but Justice said people assumed it was him.
"People would say, 'yeah, I heard it was David Justice,'" he said.
Last November, after reports that Berry had split from her husband Olivier Martinez, Justice unleashed his anger in a series of tweets about the actress.
"She could've squashed [the rumors] at that time," he wrote in one message. "I have 3 kids and a wife for 15 years. It was important that my kids knew that their dad didn't do [it]."
Justice said that Berry's silence has been damaging.
|Halle Berry And David Justice|
circulated over the years.
In a speech in 2011, Berry, a long-time advocate for domestic violence victims, described witnessing her mother be abused by her father, and eventually becoming a victim herself.
“I never had to run to a shelter, but I did choose the wrong partners. Not always good men, Berry said.