Angelina Jolie Seeks Dismissal Of 'Blood And Honey' Suit

Law360, New York (March 7, 2012, 2:19 PM EST) -- Angelina Jolie asked an Illinois court Tuesday to toss or transfer a copyright infringement suit brought by a Croatian author over Jolie’s directorial debut “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” saying the case should have been filed in California.

In separate motions filed in Illinois federal court, Jolie and the film’s producers asked the court to dismiss the copyright infringement complaint brought by author James Braddock, also known as Josip J. Knezevic, or alternatively to transfer the suit to California.

Jolie contended Illinois was not...
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Case Information

Case Title

Braddock v. Jolie et al

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit



Honorable Robert M. Dow, Jr

Date Filed

December 2, 2011

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