NJ Co. Sues Sarah Palin For Using Iconic 9/11 Photo

Law360, New York (September 16, 2013, 3:27 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey newspaper publisher sued former vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin and her political action committee on Friday for using the company's famous — and copyrighted — photo of firemen raising an American flag on Sept. 11.

North Jersey Media Group Inc., which owns the The Record, lodged a complaint in Manhattan federal court accusing Palin and SarahPAC of illegally reposting “Raising the Flag at Ground Zero” — a now iconic shot of three firefighters hoisting a flag above the ruins of the World Trade...
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Case Title

North Jersey Media Group Inc. v. SarahPac et al


Case Number

1:13-cv-06494

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Copyright

Judge

Alvin K. Hellerstein

Date Filed

September 13, 2013

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