Student sues JD.com, CEO Liu for damages over alleged rape

Billionaire Richard Liu, founder and chief executive officer of JD.com Inc., attends the Wall Street Journal DLive Asia Conference in Hong Kong, China, on Friday, June 9, 2017. Photographer: Billy H.C. Kwok/Bloomberg

The University of Minnesota undergraduate student who accused Chinese billionaire Richard Liu of raping her filed a civil suit against the chief executive officer of e-commerce giant JD.com Inc. and the company itself, seeking monetary damages almost four months after prosecutors decided not to press criminal charges.

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