Yoko Ono Sues Documentary Makers Over 'Imagine'

Law360, New York (April 24, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Yoko Ono has sued the producers of a new documentary promoting the theory of intelligent design, claiming that they used her late husband John Lennon's song “Imagine” in the film without permission.

Ono and Lennon's two sons, Sean and Julian, filed the suit in the Southern District of New York against the production companies involved in the film “Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed.”

The film, featuring actor and former Richard Nixon speechwriter Ben Stein, argues that scientists and academics who believe in creationism and reject the theory...
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