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Tonight she is out and about teams keep posted the first picture pop star react.
Caught in public for the first time since allegedly being beat in the face by her boyfriend rapper Chris Brown.
-- just post a picture was taken yesterday when the pop star was spotted on the way to the airport now.
This comes on the heels of last night's bombshell photo allegedly -- Also obtained by TNT dot found that -- is said to show Rihanna moments after being beaten by brown.
Is this not that picture of -- is this your beaten face.
Some after pictures were circulated on the Internet last week so of course now Andrew wants -- this picture is the real deal and moments ago PMC.
Executive producer Harvey Levin went on the record.
Patty nice to see -- can you are so lucky you know I.
-- because -- of the LAPD.
Authenticated the picture you put on TMC decked out in their press release.
You notice that up.
You're the first person that you don't you you've read it it just proves again how smart you are you figured something out that went over pretty much everybody else's head.
You know having I don't think thinking that we got this picture of me like this we should explain it for the viewers.
What's the patriot on TNT dot com.
Yet it is a photograph of -- on that was taken shortly after the alleged beating a couple of weeks ago.
Obviously we believed the time -- convincingly that it was re on.
And I end up putting up on the site.
And I'm not believe me I'm not saying anything bad at all about the LA PDI mean would they needed to do they felt was conduct an internal affairs investigation.
Because they felt there was a leak in so doing the as you say they did authenticate the picture now I should be quick to say Greta that.
We got this picture legally and we.
When we got the picture.
We believed it was not an LAPD picture on and we still are not convinced it is.
The police departments that is sounding like they say it is but they haven't said that unequivocally either.
-- said I don't understand even if it is an LAPD.
That you're journalist.
You've got the picture and it's their problem internally if they came with the -- leaked somehow to the to the public or to the -- that's not your problem.
That's that's their problem with all due respect you -- in the LAPD and it's it's pretty stupid issue a press release about internal investigation and authenticate -- picture and as they've done.
Well if they they did what they did -- -- -- and dime.
You know you're right in so doing they've been here there were a lot of people.
You know once we put it up we saw some of the comments in the side there was they know this has gotta be Photoshop we can't believe this I mean we knew it wasn't.
But nonetheless you know it is what it is this morning.
-- and the words from the press release beyond PD and so we get that -- the photograph has the appearance of one take entered an official domestic violence investigation.
And that I hope that go to my authentic gain of of my work in the future when when we need help but USA that's -- -- -- -- are now.
Tell me about this I I noticed -- that -- -- right.
I so where is -- react act and where is Chris Brown at what's the story going back this February 8 that allegation assault.
Well you know they are if she has gone out in public we actually have a picture of her getting into a car last night.
But critic for the most part they have laid low.
You know it -- admitted that the bottom line is is that.
I can tell you this much and there's certain things I can't publish.
Chris Brown is not going to just say.
I'm going to lay down on this one and not fight I guarantee you that Chris Brown.
Is going to mount a defense in this case I know that you will mount a defense in this case.
So the picture is not the be all and the end all as far as he's concerned.
But what it does do is it puts a face on.
What both sides really have been kind of leaking out over the last couple -- weeks there's one side there's -- second side.
Well the bottom line is here's the photograph here's the end result.
And frankly Greta I think it's pretty horrifying.
Well I think not an it harm is if your -- defenses to defense is got to be either.
Self defense mean you think she looks bad you should see how I look at Chris -- company's own photo of himself or that he didn't do it that somebody else -- -- those and yeah.
You're a lawyer -- what other defenses so less less seasonally get a picture IE energy better Tom with a lot of bruises that's a tough defense.
I think there's -- third option Greta he clearly can't show bruises that are equivalent to hers no doubt he won't be able to do that.
But you know and this is not a technical legal defense but you know the way juries work.
If he can show essentially mutual combat for example.
It's defensible legally but if they can convince a jury that she went off and he went off.
And he ended up getting the better of it I'm not trying to justify it but you know where I'm going here that if he can get a jury.
That where that will resonate.
You know he might think he has a fighting chance I'm not saying he does I'm saying you might think that.
Good -- who are fighting chance.
Intentional by the way intention date I weariness Chris Brown by the way and what is he has -- a public statement in the.
Now I mean he's he's made a statement saying he's sorry in his consulting his pastor but nothing of substance.
And he frankly would be crazy.
Two start going out there and defending this it's just.
Not gonna look good if he does -- especially you know given what we're seeing here Greta I mean I'm not sure what your reaction to what was.
But my reaction was just.
I mean honestly.
You know this really does make you sit there and understand domestic violence that it's not just theoretically listening to do people arguing I mean you really really see it.
And accept a different case that most of that.
It just one of the the quick think that's different than most of these cases where there are faceless people and we don't know their names.
We've all been reporting that its -- for the last two weeks so there's no privacy in that sense.
In this case because everybody's been saying Leon as the alleged victim.
This merely puts that face on it.
And my reaction to this.
Photo was pretty strong.
And to have little long term relationship that we -- Chris Brown.
Yeah I mean they've -- -- I mean they're kids still I mean she just turned 21 today.
So you know they've had a relationship I mean it's a real relationship.
And I and you know.
What we've heard various things you know since this all happened we've heard you -- nothing to do with them we heard she's going to sue them.
We heard she's going to press charges we've heard she's not we've purchased texting and they're a lot of rumors going around.
And I don't really put a lot of credence in any of them which is why we haven't put any that's doubled from the site.
Because I don't think it's concrete enough but I think the fact is with those pictures -- up.
I tell you I mean I don't think the DEA is going to be stymied if she doesn't cooperate.
And when you refer to -- you mean TMC dot com where that we all saw the pictures were following the story.
Are we thank you very much.
-- -- -- For more on this who better talk tune then at lawyer Gloria allred she joins us live.
Gloria how let's talk about these pictures -- first of all bill what's the impact I would domestic violence.
Victim if that's indeed what this is.
Having the picture put on the -- add herbs leaked out of the police department.
Well I think that many people are going to find that they feel instant sympathy Greta.
For our army on who.
Is obviously injured in this and who I think just appears.
And very hurt and very somber by all of this of course Chris Brown won't try to put it in context.
And my guess is that that he is making known what his that this is through his lawyers to the district attorney.
In hopes that no charges will be filed no question no charges have yet been filed in this case he's hoping to prevent that.
Buy it probably saying in advance that what his defense is going to be.
What is the defense.
Well we don't know me did they haven't made that public he said he was sorry but.
Exactly started out a lot.
That's not clear and I think that his his sorry.
It really was so big that if it didn't give the facts about what occurred so we'll have to wait and see if there is a child to find out.
What is defense would be I don't think the DA's gonna pile.
What he thinks he can prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt in this high profile case.
Well okay as a sick out as one for one thing is certain is that saying your sorry.
Is not defense to beating someone assumed that you did to be our armed robbery or -- of -- -- -- saints are just simply is not a defense.
I think that the adding the best thing he has going for them is the fact that TMC caught up -- at the airport.
Is that with a -- truth is -- a lot and a lot of these cases that the complainant assuming that this is a legitimate claim.
And chain gets cold feet.
You know madly in love of the person that -- third doesn't want to get involved -- doesn't want to hurt careers or is just an uncooperative witness for the prosecution that's usually why these things don't go forward if we get a picture and it is the person in -- person's been beaten.
Exactly -- will have to see.
Yeah I think that's part admit that I again I think we have to see the contact.
And just because there's a picture it doesn't mean that that there's going to be a conviction either.
Case in point OJ Simpson remember the face of Nicole brown Simpson.
-- and the injuries that she had.
He uttered a plane actually to no contest to spousal battery.
But but you know our friends evidence.
But the problem isn't -- look at what the problem with the prosecution in the OJ Simpson case was is that.
Nicole brown Simpson on the domestic amounts have been wasn't cooperative -- say -- -- -- -- -- -- sometimes -- often know women are -- is that the victim of domestic violence at.
Changes his or her mind doesn't want to prosecute and so the prosecution drastic cut a deal would when did try to -- -- something -- -- -- then that's what they get the play out of OJ I'm a minor offense for the -- Here if if -- doesn't want to prosecute the -- in the process is not likely go forward and great.
Well I think that this district attorney and I do know this district attorney Steve Cooley.
Feels very strongly about domestic violence if he can prove it and again we don't know that that occurred in this case.
And I think that they would be very supportive of the victim.
And work with the victim and that helped her to understand.
Why he'll be important for her to go forward it is not heard decision as to whether to ask you say press charges and it ended up -- up the district attorney.
It's a decision it is necessary it's his decision and not her.
Yes is it -- it no matter but it doesn't cooperated changes in nature of the case but that if she says I've been beaten I've been beaten by this person here's the picture.
That that certainly is no reason to go to for a prosecutor to then go forward very aggressively I Gloria stay.
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