US national team goalkeeper Hope Solo is again asserting her innocence in a domestic violence assault case that she faces in Washington state. Solo posted a statement on her official Facebook page Tuesday evening. Solo is charged with two misdemeanor counts of fourth-degree domestic violence assault stemming from a June 21 altercation with her sister and year-old nephew at a family gathering in Kirkland, Washington. She has pleaded not guilty and the case is scheduled for trial Nov. She faces up to six months in jail if convicted. The post was her second addressing the matter: She also apologized to her fans shortly after her arrest. In the Facebook post, Solo also addressed nude photos purported to be of her that were leaked online, along with those of other celebrities. Her comments come a day after US Soccer said it would stand by its decision to allow Solo to play while the legal process plays out. If new information becomes available we will carefully consider it. In an exhibition match against Mexico in Sandy, Utah, earlier this month, Solo recorded her 72nd career shutout in an US victory.
The sporting star spoke out about the celebrity nude photo leak on Facebook, plus we look at the latest from the hacking scandal. Olympian Hope Solo has spoken out after naked photos of her were leaked online, as part of one of the biggest celebrity hacking scandals in history. The sporting star was named along with more famous stars in a so called master list, released by hackers allegedly responsible for leaking naked photos of Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence and a stream of other A-listers. Now, addressing the alleged snaps for the first time, Hope hit out at hackers on Facebook, saying she's taking every step to protect her privacy. She joins more stars including Jennifer, Kate Upton, Gabrielle Union and more who have admitted the photos show them, and spoken of their anger at the invasion. It comes as Hope faces charges of domestic abuse, and she added: "In addition, while I understand that the public desires more information regarding the allegations against me, I continue to maintain my innocence against these charges.
The soccer star also addressed the domestic violence charges against her.
Subscriber Account active since. Soccer star Hope Solo has finally responded to her nude photos being released Saturday after being hacked in the second round of celebrity photo leaks. It is extremely sad and unfortunate that the rights of so many women were violated by the unauthorized release of private photographs. This act goes beyond the bounds of human decency and, as such, I stand united with all the women affected and am exploring every option to protect my privacy. In the same post, Solo also addressed her current legal issues. In addition, while I understand that the public desires more information regarding the allegations against me, I continue to maintain my innocence against these charges. And, once all the facts come to light and the legal process is concluded, I am confident that I will be fully exonerated.
If Hope Solo 's ascension into super stardom continues on its current course, she will be Queen of the Universe by Her latest venture into the headlines finds her leaving her clothes at the door as she will be posing nude for ESPN The Magazine 's third annual "Body Issue. She was one of the faces of the team, and those faces were everywhere. She has since been busy parlaying that notoriety to become a pop culture fixture.