Video Game Groups Ask High Court For $1.1M In Attys' Fees

Law360, New York (July 25, 2011, 5:51 PM EDT) -- In an unusual request to the justices who sided with them, two home entertainment industry groups asked for $1.1 million in attorneys' fees Friday after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down California's ban on selling violent video games to minors.

In seeking the attorneys' fees and court costs, the Entertainment Merchants Association and the Entertainment Software Association say that they were undoubtedly the prevailing party in the case after the high court overturned the 2005 ban on free speech grounds.

The ban sought to create a...
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