Final month, Mauro Restrepo discovered psychic Sophia Adams’ web site that billed her as a “Ph.D. Life Coach” and “psychic love coach,” in accordance with the Metropolis Information Service in Los Angeles.
“This made plaintiff extra assured that he was talking with knowledgeable that might assist him,” the lawsuit filed Friday in the Torrance Superior Court docket acknowledged.
Adams gave Restrepo a tarot studying when he visited her workplace in Palos Verdes Estates and informed him he had “mala suerte,” or “dangerous luck” put there by his ex-girlfriend when she employed a curse-casting witch.
Adams allegedly claimed his household could be “sad and in peril” until he paid her $5,100 to take away the curse, the information service reported.
Restrepo reportedly paid Adams a $1,000 deposit however she “didn’t in any method assist (his) marriage,” the lawsuit mentioned.
Restrepo says he has suffered anxiousness and sleepless evening and can be suing for intentional and negligent infliction of emotional misery together with negligence and civil conspiracy.
He’s asking for $25,000 in damages.
The lawsuit additionally names Adams’ enterprise Psychic Love Specialist by Sophia, her husband, her daughter and her landlords for her enterprise, arguing that all of them knew she was utilizing her place to make the most of purchasers however did nothing to cease her, the news service reported.