Jorge Arantes (pictured with JK Rowling on their wedding day) rejected the Harry Potter author’s description of their ‘violent marriage’, complaining: ‘She shouldn’t have involved me.’ JK Rowling’s first husband broke his silence last night to deny any domestic or sexual violence – but bizarrely admitted slapping her. Jorge Arantes rejected the Harry Potter author’s description of their ‘violent marriage’, complaining: ‘She shouldn’t have involved me.’ Speaking to the Daily Mail, Mr Arantes insisted he had not yet read his former wife’s bombshell essay, in which she spoke of the scars of her past. He declared: ‘There was no domestic violence, nor sexual violence.’ Extraordinarily, he added: ‘I slapped her, but I didn’t abuse her.’ Mr Arantes also told The Sun: ‘There was not sustained abuse. I’m not sorry for slapping her.’ It came as Miss Rowling suffered a major backlash over her decision to go public on her views about transgender issues, which she said was influenced by her own experience of domestic violence and a serious sexual assault as a young woman. A parade of Harry Potter stars – who all owe their Hollywood careers to Miss Rowling – lined up to put the boot in, rejecting her… Read full this story
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