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June 2024

Court Dismisses False Light Claim Against New York Magazine Over “The Case of the Fake Sherlock”

By Kaitlin Gurney, Chad Bowman, and Isabella Salomão Nascimento
PUBLISHED IN: MediaLawLetter June 2024
In a decision reaffirming the Third Circuit’s actual malice pleading requirement, a Pennsylvania judge granted Vox’s motion to dismiss a renowned armchair detective’s false light invasion of privacy claim.