TV Pitchman Can Voice Opinions In Infomercials, Atty Says

Law360, Chicago (November 7, 2013, 8:15 PM EST) -- The prior court order that Kevin Trudeau allegedly violated by making spurious claims about his weight loss book in infomercials never barred him from expressing his opinions, the TV pitchman's attorneys stressed Thursday as his criminal contempt trial continued in Chicago.

Trudeau is accused of flouting a 2004 injunction he agreed to with the Federal Trade Commission after it sued him over allegedly misleading on-air claims he made about a variety of products, from a hair loss remedy to a purported cancer cure. He allegedly breached...
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