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Unpaid Bloggers Sue Huffington Post For $105M

Law360 (April 12, 2011, 2:51 PM EDT) -- AOL Inc.'s recently acquired news website The Huffington Post was hit with a class action on Tuesday in New York seeking more than $105 million for thousands of bloggers who have written for the site without compensation.

Labor activist Jonathan Tasini, who has written for The Huffington Post, filed the suit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

In 2001, Tasini was the lead plaintiff in a successful case against The New York Times in the U.S. Supreme Court, which held...
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