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Friday, August 23, 2013

Celebrity Children

From Slate:

Jennifer Garner and Halle Berry testified before California's Assembly Judiciary Committee last week in support of a bill that would draw a press-free line around celebrities’ children. SB 606 increases monetary and prison-time penalties for any conduct that “seriously alarms, annoys, torments, or terrorizes” a “child or ward,” and that “serves no legitimate purpose.” It might mean more legal recourse for families traumatized by the incessant shouts and flashbulbs that drove even Gandhi to reflect, “I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.”

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This bill has been a long time coming

Posted by: Tulsa Divorce Lawyer Matt Ingham | Aug 23, 2013 9:23:21 PM

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