Prof Sues Right-Wing Titan For Copyright Infringement

Law360, New York (May 16, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Joel Beinin, a Stanford professor of Middle East history and outspoken critic of the war in Iraq, has launched a copyright infringement suit against the Center for the Study of Popular Culture for publishing his photograph on the cover of a pamphlet entitled “Campus Support for Terrorism.”

Beinin, who filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in March, claimed the copyrighted photograph was used without his permission and branded him as a terrorist even though he has never supported or...
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