Beckham Ducks Claims He Harassed Call Girl Sued For Libel

Law360, Los Angeles (June 3, 2013, 8:40 PM EDT) -- Former soccer star David Beckham dodged a claim that he had hired a process server to harass a former call girl while serving her with a libel lawsuit when a California federal judge ruled she had not sufficiently alleged the process server was Beckham's employee.

U.S. District Judge Manuel L. Real granted Beckham's bid to dismiss the countersuit Irma Nici filed after he accused her of defaming him by saying they had an affair in an article published in In Touch Weekly that identified her as...
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Case Information

Case Title

David V Beckham v. Bauer Publishing Company L P et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other


Manuel L. Real

Date Filed

October 22, 2010

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