Donald Sterling is fighting back, filing a lawsuit against TMZ and his apparent mistress, V. Stiviano, after a recording was released in which he made racist remarks that ended up forcing him to sell the Clippers basketball team, the Los Angeles Times reports. The lawsuit claims Stiviano recorded the conversation that was released to TMZ, and that it was doctored, but Sterling claims he did not know he was being recorded. Sterling also filed for a divorce last week from his wife, Shelly, citing “irreconcilable differences.”

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