Last summer, A$AP Rocky was charged with assault after attacking photographers that snapped photos of him during an altercation in front of a New York clothing store. After striking a plea in the case, the assault charges were dropped, and Rocky was fined and given three days of community service - only to be hit with a lawsuit shortly afterward. Shenick Alcine claims the rapper attacked him specifically, after he caught him doing drugs in the store. 

Now, as reported by TMZ, Rocky's insisting he acted in self-defense, and owes Alcine nothing. He's filed documents in New York claiming "Shenick is a liar who attacked HIM and any punches thrown were in self-defense." He's asked that a judge dimiss the lawsuit.

That's all for now. Below, listen to "Max Julien," the latest from Rocky and A$AP Ferg: