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'American Hustle' Sparks $1 Million Libel Lawsuit by Former New Yorker Writer
Thursday October 30th 2014, 10:16 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Journalist Paul Brodeur says his reputation was damaged by claims about microwaves that the film falsely attributes to him read more [News Source]

Animal control officer claims 'chicken' road incident was harassment for lawsuit
Thursday October 30th 2014, 10:02 am Filed under Libel lawsuit

SURGOINSVILLE — Playing chicken isn't part of animal control officer Eddie McNally's job description. McNally told the Times-News he believes a vehicle that drove head-on toward him Wednesday afternoon, only to swerve at the last second to avoid a collision, was an attempt to harass and coerce him over a lawsuit filed this past summer. Aside from being Surgoinsville animal control officer ... [News Source]

Defendant in Hawkins Humane Society lawsuit accused of making death threats against plaintiff
Wednesday October 29th 2014, 12:40 am Filed under Libel lawsuit

ROGERSVILLE — A Rogersville man who was named as a defendant in a $800,000 slander and libel lawsuit filed by the Hawkins County Humane Society and three members is now being investigated for allegedly threatening to kill one of the plaintiffs.Eight co-defendants were named in the lawsuit, which was filed June 17 in Hawkins County Criminal Court by the Hawkins County Humane Society, HCHS Board ... [News Source]

New judge will hear Davis Jr. lawsuit
Tuesday October 28th 2014, 3:59 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Parties must agree on new judge in libel suit against council member [News Source]

Caldier seeks dismissal, restitution from Seaquist’s lawsuit
Monday October 27th 2014, 8:13 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Republican candidate Michelle Caldier is seeking “immediate dismissal” of Democrat State Rep. Larry Seaquist’s libel lawsuit filed Oct. 20 in Kitsap County Superior Court. [News Source]

Ron Moten Wants David Catania to Apologize
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 5:04 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Prominent activist and Peaceoholics co-founder Ron Moten is demanding that At-Large Councilmember David Catania retract statements that implicate Moten in an alleged illegal campaign spending effort on behalf of Councilmember Muriel Bowser , the Ward 4 Democrat who polls indicate leads Catania in the mayoral race. [News Source]

Seaquist files libel lawsuit against Caldier
Thursday October 23rd 2014, 12:58 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

With the Nov. 4 general election edging closer, District 26 State Rep. Larry Seaquist and his wife, Carla, filed a libel lawsuit earlier this week against Republican candidate Michelle Caldier. [News Source]