March 26, 2017

Tag Archives: federal judge

Sister Wives appeal to federal judge to drop bigamy charges

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: The many wives of polygamist Kody Brown (first wife Meri, second wife Janelle, third wife Christine, and fourth wife Robyn) have asked a Utah federal judge to drop charges against them. Their complaint? Their family has been “hurt” by the looming threat of prosecution[...]

Plagiarism Lawsuit Against “Harry Potter” Publisher Dismissed

HollywoodNews.com: A federal judge has dismissed the plagiarism lawsuit filed against Scholastic Books, publisher of the Harry Potter novels, stating that “the contrast between the total concept and feel of the works is so stark that any serious comparison of the two strains credulity.” The lawsuit, which was filed last year[...]

Ben Affleck talks about filming with felons

HollywoodNews.com: In Ben Affleck’s newest film, ‘The Town,’ they tried to keep everything as real as possible and that included casting felons for some of the roles. However, Affleck and crew found that it wouldn’t be as easy as they thought as there are some important restrictions that affected the process,[...]