'Innocence Of Muslims' Actress Can't Have Trailer Removed

Law360, New York (December 3, 2012, 2:55 PM EST) -- An actress who appeared in the polemic trailer for the anti-Islam film “The Innocence of Muslims” on Friday lost her bid to have Google Inc. and the film's supposed producer remove the work from YouTube, after a California federal judge determined she does not own the copyright needed to establish infringement.

Cindy Lee Garcia, who alleges she was tricked into appearing in the controversial film and that its purported producer, Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, and Google are infringing the rights to her performance in the film by displaying...
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Case Information

Case Title

Garcia et al v. Google Inc et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



Michael W. Fitzgerald

Date Filed

September 26, 2012

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