Lab That Froze Ted Williams’ Head Fights Tell-All Book

Law360, New York (March 4, 2014, 7:11 PM EST) -- An Arizona cryogenics facility that houses the body of baseball great Ted Williams asked a New York judge on Tuesday to spare a suit that accuses a former top executive and publishing company of spreading false and defamatory information in a 2009 tell-all book.

Vincent E. Bauer, an attorney for Scottsdale, Ariz.-based Alcor Life Extension Foundation, argued that the lab's inclusion in a 2003 “Sports Illustrated” article and others about Williams' preservation did not qualify it as a public figure, which would raise the standard for...
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