Former NYC Nun Sues Disney Again Over 'Sister Act' Plot

Law360, New York (August 31, 2012, 1:25 PM EDT) -- A former New York City nun hit The Walt Disney Co. and Touchstone Pictures with a billion-dollar lawsuit on Thursday, marking her latest bid to prove Disney stole her life story and turned it into the plot for the "Sister Act" franchise.

In a complaint filed in New York state court, Queen Mother Dr. Delois N. Blakely says the experiences of Whoopi Goldberg's nun character in the Sister Act movies and recent Broadway musical are a "veritable similitude" of her work in New York.

Thursday's suit...
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