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Paul Mooney is planning to take a break and lay low in the wake of the sexual misconduct allegations against him involving Richard Pryor Jr.

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Mooney was slated to host a show at the ATL Comedy Theater on Wednesday night, but a sign on the door stated he would not be there due to health reasons.

Paul’s rep told TMZ the comedian plans to cancels all of his shows in the coming weeks until the dust settles on this scandal.

In case you missed it, Richard Pryor’s former bodyguard spilled the old school tea when he said the legendary comedian [allegedly] wanted to have Paul Mooney killed after he [allegedly] slept with Richard Jr. when he was young.

Paul Mooney has ALWAYS been very outspoken. I am truly surprised he’s chosen not to address this head on – if it is untrue.

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