This Is What the DJ Accused of Groping Taylor Swift Has to Say About Her Claims

According to him, their "hands touched."

Taylor Swift
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Taylor Swift has accused (opens in new tab) DJ David Mueller of groping her while they posed for a photo in 2013, and her account is truly alarming. Also alarming? The fact that Mueller has completely denied the claim. The DJ recently appeared on 955 Detroit's "Mojo in the Morning" (opens in new tab)Mojo in the Morning," (opens in new tab) and had this to say:

Mueller also claimed that his hand "was not touching her body" and was never under her skirt: "I never grabbed her," he said. "My hand was not open."

Meanwhile, Swift's version of events (opens in new tab) is very different:

And her security guard, Greg Dent, said in his deposition:

Mueller has sued Swift for slander, and the star plans to donate potential winnings from her countersuit (opens in new tab) to charities that protect women from assault.

Follow Marie Claire on Facebook (opens in new tab) for the latest celeb news, beauty tips, fascinating reads, livestream video, and more.

Mehera Bonner
Mehera Bonner

Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.