Tag: court


David Banner Sues Lil Wayne

It’s not looking good for Lil Wayne in these music industry streets. There have been attempts on his life, he is trying to sue his once father figure, Birdman and Cash Money Records, and now he is being sued by rapper/producer/actor/activist…


Usher and Justin Bieber Facing Copyright Infringement Lawsuit

Justin Bieber and his famous mentor, Usher seem to be in a world of about $10 million trouble.  The two singers were ordered by a U.S. appeals court on Thursday to face a $10 million lawsuit claiming they illegally copied parts…


Radio Host Charged with Assaulting a Boston State Trooper

It’s obviously getting real in these streets when you have radio hosts going at police. Radio talk show host and journalist Michele McPhee was charged with assaulting a Boston State  trooper and resisting arrest. McPhee was pulled over during the…


Spike Lee Turns NBA 2K16 into a Spike Lee Joint

We all know Spike Lee for this various films but we also know him as an avid NBA fan and more particularly as a New York Knicks fanatic. You can find him sitting side court at Madison Square Garden on…



Insane Clown Posse (ICP) was forced to announce the cancelation of remaining dates on their nationwide “The Marvelous Missing Link’s Traveling In-Store Insanity Tour” due to legal issues. ICP, one of the best-selling independent groups of all time, kicked off…


Ex Christian Radio Host Sentenced to 40 Years

Grand Rapids – A former Christian radio host John Balvo has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for child sex crimes. Details of what was presented to the court is here. On top of his sentence, his pregnant wife…


SoundExchange Backs Rock Band’s Legal Victory

Yesterday, the Turtles won a critical legal victory in their lawsuit against Sirius XM (Flo & Eddie Inc. v. Sirius XM Radio Inc.) (Read the ruling here.) The Turtles sued because Sirius XM has taken the position that it doesn’t…


Lawsuit Against Radio Vet Dismissed

QC COMMUNICATIONS INC.’s lawsuit against former Urban AC WJKS (KISS 101.7)/WILMINGTON, DE partial owner/GM TONY QUARTARONE and Q MEDIA has been dismissed with prejudice, with each party bearing its own attorneys’ fees and costs. According to QUARTARONE lawyer PERRY F….