Anti-Abortion Group Denied Quick Win In NAACP Marks Row

Law360, New York (October 16, 2013, 8:48 PM ET) -- A Virginia federal judge on Tuesday refused to approve an anti-abortion group’s use of a mock name for the NAACP in its criticisms of the civil rights organization, saying too many facts are in dispute to decide the trademark case now.

U.S. District Judge Raymond A. Jackson said he would not grant the Radiance Foundation’s motion for summary judgment. Radiance sued the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in February, after the prominent civil rights organization complained about its use of the phrase “National...
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