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31 Dec
Quavo is being sued for allegedly beating up a limo driver in Las Vegas on July 3. TMZ reports that the Migos rapper and his entourage were upset after the driver left behind someone else in their group when he picked them up from a club to take them back to the Virgin hotel.  In…
22 Nov
Travis Scott and the Astroworld music fest organisers have been hit with a $2 billion lawsuit filed on behalf of 282 victims of the festival's tragedy. "The defendants stood to make an exorbitant amount of money off this event, and they still chose to cut corners, cut costs, and put attendees at risk," San Antonio-based…
11 Nov
Jay-Z has been cleared by a Manhattan jury in a lawsuit that claimed he breached an endorsement deal for a "Gold Jay-Z" cologne brand by failing to properly promote it, allowing him to avoid $67million in requested damages.  The trial over the soured product deal with Parlux Fragrances LLC took three weeks, and the jury…
4 Oct
Clint Eastwood has won a $6.1million lawsuit after suing a Lithuanian CBD seller for falsely using his name and image to push their products. California judge R. Gary Klausner entered a default judgement against Mediatonas UAB after the Lithuanian CBD seller failed to respond to a summons in March. Eastwood, 91, and Garrapata, the company…
18 Aug
R. Kelly's highly anticipated sex abuse trial got underway Wednesday in New York where the disgraced R&B superstar faces a slew of charges, including racketeering and sexual exploitation of a child. The prosecution and the defense were due to make their opening statements at a Brooklyn federal court in the long-awaited trial that the pandemic…
18 Aug
Johnny Depp has been allowed to move forward with his defamation lawsuit against Amber Heard. The actor, 58, is suing his ex-wife over a 2018 Washington Post op-ed where Heard, 35, wrote about surviving domestic violence. In court documents obtained on Tuesday by People News, a Virginia judge granted the actor the right to pursue…
8 Jul 2021
Newly freed Bill Cosby has vowed to fight a civil lawsuit from a woman who claims he sexually assaulted her at the Playboy Mansion in 1964. The 83-year-old comedian had his conviction for sexually assaulting Andrea Constand in 2004 overturned because a prosecutor promised him that he wouldn't be charged in 2005, which the court…
24 May 2021
On the 24th of May, Fast-rising Nigerian Artiste, Bad Boy Timz, has taken to social media to post drop a scanned copy of a lawsuit he has issued against his former record label, Anonymous music. This legal letter is a reaction to a video that was published on social media blogs on the 18th of…
9 Apr 2021
Nike and the company behind rapper Lil Nas X’s “Satan Shoes” reached a settlement Thursday for a voluntary recall, ending the high-profile legal battle over the controversial sneakers. As part of the settlement, Brooklyn-based art collective MSCHF will “initiate a voluntary recall to buy back any Satan Shoes and Jesus Shoes for their original retail…
30 Mar 2021
It's been quite a few days for sneakers, Satan, and the artist Lil Nas X. It started with a recently released music video that sees the 21-year-old of "Old Town Road" fame give the devil a lap dance, which resulted in the Grammy winner exchanging disses with a sitting US governor who took issue with…
20 Oct 2020
On Tuesday, a businessman, Adamu Garba, took to social media to post a video of him where he stated he has instituted a $1 billion suit against the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Founder of Twitter International Company, Jack Dorsey. This he did at the Federal High Court, Abuja, over alleged sponsorship of the ongoing…
27 Feb 2020
Rappers Yo Gotti and Jay-Z filed a second lawsuit this week against the Mississippi Department of Corrections targeting the state's notorious Parchman prison, where at least nine inmates have died since the beginning of the year. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of more than 150 inmates housed in the prison, formally known as the…

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