Joe Francis Sues Steve Wynn: Your Lies Almost Destroyed Me

1 November 2011 6:15 PM, PDT

Joe Francis just filed a lawsuit against  Steve Wynn … claiming the massive criminal case that nearly put him behind bars last year would never have happened if the casino mogul hadn’t lied to the D.A.

TMZ broke the story … Francis was accused of intentionally skipping out on a $2.5 million gambling debt at Wynn Casinos in 2010 — but the charges were dropped in September due to lack of evidence. The “Girls Gone Wild” honcho filed »

– TMZ Staff