Nicole Eggert accuses Scott Baio of sexual  abuse

 

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Nicole Eggert accused Scott Baio of sexually abusing her while she was a minor 

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The alleged abuse occurred while the two were working on the show "Charles in Charge" in the 1980s 

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 Baio has denied the allegations and called them "unfounded" and "untrue."

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Eggert first made the allegations in 2018 on social media 

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Baio has previously sued Eggert for defamation over her claims 

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The lawsuit was ultimately dismissed, but Baio has continued to deny the allegations 

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Eggert has recently spoken out again about the alleged abuse in a new interview 

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She described the abuse as a "very, very painful time" in her life 

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Eggert also accused other cast members and crew members of knowing about the abuse  

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The upcoming trial will be closely watched and could have significant implications for the tech industry 

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