Kanye West Faces Sanctions Bid Over 'Profanity-Laced' Depo

Law360 (June 10, 2021, 1:43 PM EDT) -- A company accusing Kanye West of stealing its technology for his "Sunday Service" video and platform is urging a California federal judge to punish the artist for "thumbing his nose" at the court's authority and skipping out early on a "profanity-laced" deposition.

In a motion filed Wednesday, MyChannel Inc. asked the court to require West to sit down for an in-person deposition before July 1, after the hip-hop mogul allegedly chose to "insult and abuse" the company's attorney in a video deposition that West abruptly ended less than 15 minutes in.

Among other things, West called MyChannel's counsel "boy" several times...

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