Michael Oher Texts Show Alleged Tuohy Family Shakedown

  • The Tuohy family is backing up its claim they were blindsided by Michael Oher’s attempts to get them to cough up $15 million related to royalties from “The Blind Side” movie, according to legal documents.
  • The family claimed that Oher had threatened to “defame them on social media and/or TMZ as ‘fakes’ and ‘thieves’” if they didn’t pay, the docs stated according to TMZ.
  • The new documents were filed as part of the ongoing legal drama between the Tuohy family and Oher over his claims they never gave him his fair share of his royalties from the hit 2009 film.