Can Steven seagal sue Portia de Rossi and Jenny McCarthy for Defamation?

Both of these women have stated orally and published in written form publically that Steven seagal tried to sexually assault them. Rossi even claims it was at gun point. But the thing is these women don't have a shred of proof. No police reports, no video, no recordings, nothing. As it stands, it's just... show more Both of these women have stated orally and published in written form publically that Steven seagal tried to sexually assault them. Rossi even claims it was at gun point. But the thing is these women don't have a shred of proof. No police reports, no video, no recordings, nothing. As it stands, it's just claims made by them with not a shred of validation behind them that are dragging Stevens name through the mud. Can he sue them for defamation because of these claims?
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