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Woman Fights IRS Bid To Toss Suit Over Howard Stern Call

Law360, Washington (August 1, 2017, 7:14 PM EDT) -- A Massachusetts woman whose private tax return information and other personal details were broadcast, unbeknownst to her, during Howard Stern's radio show asked a federal court Tuesday not to throw out her lawsuit against the IRS, which has asserted sovereign immunity in the case.

Plaintiff Judith Barrigas — who sued the agency for negligence and tortious interference after the Internal Revenue Service agent handling her call dialed into the program and "The Howard Stern Show" picked up their private conversation — asked a Massachusetts federal court...
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