The Taylor Swift Groping Trial, Day 1: What’s at Stake

DENVER — On this the radio host and the superstar agree: David Mueller, known on the air as Jackson, took his girlfriend and co-worker along to meet Taylor Swift shortly before a concert in Denver on June 2, 2013. They chatted and posed for a photograph.

From there their versions differ starkly and vehemently. Now a federal jury will decide whether, as Ms. Swift says, Mr. Mueller groped her while the picture was being taken. Or whether, as Mr. Mueller says in the civil suit he filed two years after the preconcert encounter, Ms. Swift falsely accused him, leading the local radio station KYGO to fire him from a $150,000-a-year job hosting a morning show.

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