Cryolab Hosting Ted Williams' Remains Appeals Libel Suit

Law360, New York (January 19, 2016, 10:37 PM EST) -- The Arizona cryogenics facility storing the remains of baseball great Ted Williams on Tuesday asked a New York appeals court to revive its defamation suit against Vanguard Inc. and the co-author of a 2009 tell-all book, saying a lower court ignored evidence showing the publisher knew of the work’s falsities.

Alcor Life Extension Foundation in 2009 sued Larry Johnson, its former chief operating officer, co-author Scott Baldyga and Vanguard Inc. after the publisher released “Frozen,” in which Johnson spilled what he claimed were gruesome secrets of...
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