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Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Scene: Helping Jimmy Dimora Get Laid Since 2003

Posted By on Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 10:52 AM

Hey, I didnt order BDSM
  • "Hey, I didn't order BDSM"

Back when the first indictment of Jimmy Dimora went public and everyone got to read about his alleged taste for hookers and sex with woman who are not named Mrs. Dimora, we had a half-cocked idea to go find the ladies he allegedly slept with and grill them.

Logistically, how did that work?

Was there a contraption to hold up his stomach?

Was it worth whatever you were paid? Seriously, was it worth it?

It never happened, mainly because we really didn't want the answers to any of those questions.

Testimony the last two days in Dimora's trial, however, indicates we would not have had to look very far to find one of these women: she was an escort who advertised in the back of this very magazine. You're welcome, Jimmy. And here we thought we weren't friends. Turns out you were leafing past all the pages where we eviscerated you and flipping straight to the boobs. Jimmy, maybe you would have known people were onto you earlier if you had just taken the time to actually read the stuff in our paper before looking for nookie. Oh well.

Details after the jump.

The Feds newest angle in the case is that more than money and favors and triple turkey reubens, Dimora had an appetite for sex.

One young lady in question was named Rebecca Johnson. Avid readers of Scene, or at least the last few pages of Scene, might be familiar with her work.

Prosecutors alluded to other connections between Dimora, his friends and women. They played a recording of Kelley, who was with Dimora at the time, calling Payne and looking for the number of a woman named Rebecca.

"I don't know how to get a hold of her," Payne replied.

Massie testified that Rebecca is Rebecca Johnson, a female escort hired by Payne to provide services to Dimora, and that she advertises in Scene magazine and on

Oh, you want more disgusting details than that? You're in luck. They came out in court this morning.

Rebecca Johnson said she has worked as an escort and an exotic dancer, among other jobs. She said she provided “sexual services” on at least five occasions in the early to mid-2000s for Dimora and co-defendant, Michael Gabor, 52, of Parma, a former office assistant in the auditor's office.


Johnson said Peterson [another escort] introduced her to Kevin Payne in August 2003 to
work a party. She said she was picked up in a limo in Akron and traveled
to a Cleveland Indians game.

Afterward, she said she was taken to a condominium in Cleveland — prosecutors and witnesses had previously identified it as the Stonebridge development on the west bank of the Flats — and provided sexual services to several men, including Gabor.

She said she had about five "sessions" that night and was paid $2,200.

Dimora was not at that first party, but she said she met him later in the year during a bus trip to Windsor, Ontario, when she stripped on the bus for officials. She said one of the men paid her $50 for her panties.

Other fun facts: Kelley and Dimora were shitty tippers.

In the pantheon of great days at Scene, today falls only behind the time Michael Stanley let us comb his hair and... no, that's it. That's the top two.

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