Lawyers for Rob Kardashian Tuesday filed court papers asking that his civil assault and battery allegations against his former fiancee and reality TV partner Blac Chyna be dismissed.

The request to Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Gregory W. Alarcon was made “without prejudice,” meaning the case can be revived again if Kardashian believes circumstances warrant him doing so.

Kardashian sued Chyna in September 2017, alleging she tried to strangle him with a phone charging cord and twice pointed a gun at his head, threatening to kill him on Dec. 14 and 15, 2016, at his sister Kylie Jenner’s Hidden Hills home.

Chyna was allegedly under the influence of drugs, and their baby daughter, Dream Renee — now 5 years old — was sleeping upstairs at the time.

Kardashian told PageSix.com that he dropped the suit for the sake of the former couple’s daughter.

In September 2020, Judge Randolph M. Hammock said a jury should decide who is telling the truth, and he denied a motion by Chyna’s lawyer, Lynne M. Ciani, to dismiss the two claims.

“My confidence in this ruling is literally 100 percent,” Hammock said at the time.

Ciani then brought a renewed dismissal motion, arguing that unaired video footage of the former couple’s “Rob & Chyna” reality television show shot a day after “the alleged brutal attack” depicted Kardashian laughing and smiling in the waiting room of a dental office.

Later, while speaking with a dentist, Kardashian answers in the negative when asked if he has any medical issues, according to Ciani.

Ciani said the gun was unloaded and that an allegation that Chyna ripped open Kardashian’s shirt and scratched him should be taken into context with the plaintiff’s own deposition statement in which he said, “Being scratched by a female is one of the best things a man could ask for.”

But Kardashian’s lawyer, Melissa Y. Lerner, said Chyna conceded that a “third party” had to intercede and pull Chyna and Kardashian apart, that Chyna destroyed Christmas ornaments and that she threw something at the television and “smashed it.”

Chyna, 33, and Kardashian, 34, began dating in January 2016. The two broke up in the summer of 2017.

In a related suit, Chyna sued Kris Jenner, Kim Kardashian West, Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner, alleging they lied about Chyna assaulting Rob Kardashian when speaking to E! network executives in order to prevent Chyna from booking a second season of “Rob & Chyna.” Trial of that case is scheduled April 15.

In February 2020, Hammock severed from the related suit Chyna’s revenge porn claim against Rob Kardashian and directed that it be tried separately. The claim involves what Chyna’s court papers call “humiliating and degrading” photos that Rob Kardashian allegedly posted of Chyna in July 2017.

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