Most Of Jerry Heller’s Lawsuit Over ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Has Been Dismissed


Last fall, former N.W.A. manager Jerry Heller filed a lawsuit against the producers of Straight Outta Compton, claiming that it was “filled with defamatory lies.” The $110 million defamation of character lawsuit also named Ice Cube, Dr. Dre and the Estate of Eazy-E, but they can rest easy now that a judge has dismissed most of it. However…

Wiz Khalifa Sued By Former Label, Rostrum Records

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Earlier this month, Wiz Khalifa sued his former label, Rostrum Records. Rostrum is the indie, Pittsburgh-based label that Wiz got his start on at just 16-years-old, but left a few years back as his celebrity grew and he needed a stronger backing. In Wiz’s suit, he was asking for $1 million for Rostrum failing to disclose alternative arrangements that could be more beneficial to him, and instead tied him to an agreement that “reached for more than a decade into virtually every aspect” of his professional life.

NBA: NYPD Responds to Thabo Sefolosha’s $50 Million Lawsuit Saying Force Used Was Justified

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Atlanta Hawks star Thabo Sefolosha is suing the City of NY and the five officers who subdued and arrested him back in April 2015.  Sefolosha says the officers used unnecessary force and he suffered a broken leg and ligament damage; he is suing for $50 million.  The NYPD officers involved say they were completely justified in their action.

Fat Joe Settles With Big Pun’s Widow In Big Pun Royalties Lawsuit


Big Pun’s widow, Liza Rios, previously sued Fat Joe and music publisher Jelly’s Jams for breach of contract, claiming she was owed a pretty big amount for Pun’s royalties that she was not receiving. The numbers weren’t revealed, but insiders say Rios accused Joey of withholding at least $2 million. Bossip reports the parties settled yesterday during a status hearing at Manhattan Federal Court. The previous day, lawyers for both sides spent all day in mediation.

2 Chainz Wins Second Lawsuit From #IsThisYoThot Girl


Back in 2014, a woman by the name of Christina Chisholm embarrassed herself backstage at a 2 Chainz show, and he recorded it for the world to see. She was aware and consented to the taping, but later attempted to sue for slander after she got dragged online for her thotty behavior.

(Video) Passenger Misses His Flight And Sues TSA


Almost all travelers know that you must arrive to the airport at least two hours in advance to fly international and at least one hour to fly domestic. Recently the number of passengers missing their flights has reached extreme numbers. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is to blame.

(Photo) Dr. Dre & 50 Cent Served By Music Producer


Watch out for your coins fellas. Dre & Fifty, are being sued by a music producer. For a the 2003 hit single, P.I.M.P ft. Snoop Doggg.

Future Drops Counter-Suit Against Ciara

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Future has reportedly dropped the counter-suit he brought against his ex and son’s mother, Ciara. The suit stemmed from Ciara’s initial $15 million defamation lawsuit filed in February, accusing him of defamation, slander and libel for his negative tweets and comments about her earlier in the year.

(Photos) Hooters Have High Standards!!!


Just because Hooters allow their staff to wear skimpy clothes, does not mean they do not have high standards for the cleanliness in their restaurants. Hooters is currently suing Hoot Owl, which is their NJ based franchise.

(Video) Man Arrested On Murder Charge After Filing Police Lawsuit


Dominiq Greer had announced he was seeking a lawsuit for $15 million from the city after he claims he was shot seven times by police. While Greer was waiting for an Uber ride home, he was approached by a squad car. Upon the approach, Greer was arrested after having a warrant for murder.

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