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PostPosted: March 4th, 2015, 2:01 pm 
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WOW! THAT'S SOME SEVERE SIBLING RIVALRY!
Man jailed for threatening to shame sisters

https://en-maktoob.news.yahoo.com/man-j ... 56993.html
"A man, who threatened to dishonour two sisters by publishing indecent photos of them on the internet and making them go viral on social media networks, has been jailed for three months."

PHOTOSHOPPING GONE AMUCK!
Cindy Crawford Threatens to Sue Over 'Unretouched' Marie Claire Photo

http://www.aceshowbiz.com/news/view/000 ... z3TRLjkXHr
"John Russo, the photographer who took the 'unretouched' photo of Cindy, claims the original photo was stolen and was then photoshopped to make her midsection look larger."

WHEN NEWSPAPERS CAN'T FIND A WAY TO TRANSITION PRINT SUBSCRIPTION SALES TO ONLINE AD SALES, THEY FAIL
What will happen to the Tampa Bay Times?
http://www.cjr.org/analysis/what_will_h ... _times.php
The Times, Florida’s largest newspaper, has been in financial free fall for six years.

VIDEO EVIDENCE IS DIFFICULT TO REFUTE
Casino mogul Steve Wynn's slander lawsuit against Jim Chanos got slapped down hard

https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/casin ... 31117.html
"The suit was dismissed with prejudice and Wynn will have to pay Chanos' legal expenses. 'I need look no further than the transcript and video of the symposium to conclude that Chanos’s words do not amount to a statement of fact, but rather an opinion that is not actionable.'"

USING A BLANKET STATEMENT, AND APPLYING IT TO ALL, CAN BE VERY COSTLY!
YouTube Faces Summary Judgment in Libel Case

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/youtube-f ... oAwz7QtDMD
"Lisa Pellegrino, mother of young Nicolas Brotherton who starred in the video said this; 'My son was devastated when YouTube took the "Luv ya" video down after his entire kindergarten class had watched it a few days earlier. They defamed my son with that takedown notice.'"


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