50 Cent's Record Label Sued For Using Tupac Photo

Law360, Los Angeles (August 29, 2013, 10:03 PM ET) -- A photographer sued rapper 50 Cent’s website and record label G-Unit Records Inc. on Wednesday for allegedly using an iconic photo he took of Tupac Shakur in 1994.

50 Cent, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, and his website Thisis50.com tagged the photo as having been created by 50 Cent, photographer Gary Miller claims. The photo, which captured Shakur making an obscene hand gesture at the photographer as he lay on a stretcher just moments after he was shot in the head and groin, was used...
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Case Title

Miller v. G-Unit Records, Inc.


Case Number

1:13-cv-06075

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

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Paul A. Crotty

Date Filed

August 28, 2013

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