NBC Can't Evade 'To Catch A Predator' Privacy Dispute

Law360, New York (October 28, 2011, 5:46 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Tuesday refused to nix a lawsuit brought against NBC Universal Inc. by a man featured on an episode of “Dateline NBC: To Catch a Predator” who says the show intruded on his privacy, rejecting the network's claim that the First Amendment protected it.

U.S. District Judge Edward M. Chen denied NBC's motion to dismiss claims filed in California by Anurag Tiwari, whose arrest was included in an October 2006 episode of the program, that NBC violated his Fourth Amendment and substantive due...
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Case Information

Case Title

Tiwari v. NBC Universal, Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other


Edward M. Chen

Date Filed

August 20, 2008

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