Ex-Cowboys Running Back Escapes Suit Over TV Pilot

Law360, Dallas (November 13, 2013, 5:50 PM EST) -- A Texas state judge on Monday agreed to drop ex-Dallas Cowboys running back Tony Dorsett from a suit claiming he and his son fraudulently convinced a Texas media company to produce the pilot for a sports show and never paid for the work.

SER Media LLC asked the court to sever its claims against Dorsett, dismissing them with prejudice, while the case proceeds against his son, Anthony Dorsett Jr., and two others who allegedly duped the production company into footing the bill for a pilot episode...
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