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Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Mail On Sunday Admits Invasion of Privacy Over Pix, Will Pay Damages To Madonna

The Mail on Sunday will pay damages to Madonna after it printed privately taken photographs of her wedding to director Guy Ritchie. The Mail on Sunday's attorney apologized for the invasion of privacy and copyright infringement. The paper, which paid for the pictures, obtained them from a decorator who took copies while working at the singer's California home. Madonna, who has since divorced Mr. Ritchie, will donate the money to her charity, Raising Malawi. Here's more from the New York Times.

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