Defamation

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

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

A look at the stories everyone is talking about on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and other social media sites.

07/29/2014

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

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)

Ventura Must Show Sniper Disregarded Truth In Book

When a man regarded as the deadliest sniper in U.S. history detailed his kills in a bestselling autobiography, he also included details about a 2006 incident in which he says he punched former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura.

07/07/2014

Taya Kyle sits down with CBS 11's Doug Dunbar. (credit CBS 11 News)

Exclusive: Chris Kyle’s Widow Says PTSD No Excuse For Murder

Widow of Chris Kyle, America’s Deadliest Sniper, Taya Kyle, sits down for a one on one exclusive interview with Doug Dunbar.

CBS 11–06/24/2013

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)

Ventura Wants Chris Kyle Lawsuit To Proceed

Attorneys for former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura asked a federal judge to allow his defamation lawsuit against slain “American Sniper” author and former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle to go forward with Kyle’s widow as the defendant.

06/17/2013

Roger Goodell

Goodell Speaks Briefly About Vilma Lawsuit

Goodell also has spoken Tuesday about the league’s relationship with the players union, which has been marked by recent contentiousness, including grievances, appeals and the suit.

05/22/2012

Jonathan Vilma, New Orleans Saints

Saints’ Vilma Sues Roger Goodell For Defamation

Suspended Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has filed a defamation lawsuit against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

05/17/2012