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Former pro wrestler Jesse Ventura pauses while speaking about his book "They Killed Our President" on October 4, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ventura Won’t See “American Sniper”

“American Sniper” is topping the box office, but don’t expect to see former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura lining up at a movie theater to see the Oscar nominated film anytime soon.

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Cooper In DFW For “American Sniper” Showing

Bradley Cooper praised veterans during a showing of his new movie, “American Sniper,” in Plano on Wednesday night. The movie is based on Chris Kyle’s 2012 memoir.

01/15/2015

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Judge Rejects Kyle Widow’s Request For New Trial

A judge has rejected a request from the widow of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle to order a new trial or set aside a jury’s verdict in favor of former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura.

11/26/2014

Taya Kyle speaks at her late husband's memorial service Monday at Cowboys Stadium.

‘Sniper’ Author’s Widow Seeks Ventura Case Retrial

The widow of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle has asked a judge to set aside a jury’s verdict in favor of former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura or to order a new trial.

09/04/2014

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Ventura Passage To Be Cut From Kyle’s “American Sniper” Book

The passage from the best-selling memoir “American Sniper” that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura’s defamation lawsuit against author Chris Kyle will be removed, publisher HarperCollins said Wednesday.

07/30/2014

Jesse Ventura (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ventura Gets $1.8 Million In Defamation Case

A federal jury has awarded former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura $1.8 million in his lawsuit against the estate of slain “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle.

07/29/2014

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

Trending: Ventura-Kyle Trial Reaction, Prinze Vs. Sutherland, Peyton Dance Party

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07/29/2014

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Jury In Jesse Ventura/Chris Kyle Case To Return Tuesday

Jurors in former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura’s defamation lawsuit against “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle have gone home for the night but will return Tuesday.

07/28/2014

Jesse Ventura (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Jury Still Stuck In Chris Kyle-Jesse Ventura Trial

Jurors tells judge they don’t think they can reach unanimous verdict in Ventura-Kyle case.

07/28/2014

Former pro wrestler Jesse Ventura pauses while speaking about his book "They Killed Our President" on October 4, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Jury Deliberations Continue In Ventura Case

After a weekend break, jurors weighing whether former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura was defamed by “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle are entering their fifth day of deliberations.

07/28/2014

Jesse Ventura (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Jury To Reconvene In Kyle-Ventura Defamation Case

Jurors are due to reconvene in St. Paul to deliberate on whether a late famed military sniper defamed former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura in his best-selling memoir.

07/23/2014

Former pro wrestler Jesse Ventura pauses while speaking about his book "They Killed Our President" on October 4, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Witness Says She Saw Ventura Get Punched

A woman testified that she saw someone punch Jesse Ventura at a bar in 2006, contradicting his assertion that the incident described in a Chris Kyle’s book never happened.

07/15/2014

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