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Sunday, September 4, 2005

German Actress Sues Over Use of Images

German actress Michaela Schaffrath, who now makes mainstream films, has sued a German tv channel for using her image without her permission, saying it falsely gives the impression that she still makes pornographic films. But the corporate owners of the channel say that since they show those films, they have a perfect right to show those films, made when Schaffrath was still known as "Gina Wild." Read more in a Media Guardian story here.

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