Tags: 9/11 Anniversary | Sarah Palin | Palin | World | Trade | Center | Photo

Newspaper Publisher Sues Sarah Palin's PAC Over 9/11 Photo

Friday, 13 Sep 2013 07:53 PM

 

A New Jersey-based newspaper publisher is suing Sarah Palin and her political action committee for copyright infringement over the use of an iconic 9/11 photograph.

A lawsuit filed Friday in Manhattan federal court by North Jersey Media Group says Palin's SarahPAC posted a copy of the photo on its website and Facebook page without permission.

The photo depicts three New York City firefighters hoisting an American flag among the rubble at the World Trade Center after the attacks.

Arlington, Va.-based SarahPAC did not respond to a message for comment.

The lawsuit asks the court to stop SarahPAC from using the picture. It also seeks damages.

The North Jersey Media Group publishes The Record and Herald News newspapers plus 40 weekly community papers, 12 magazines and has two websites.

 

© Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Google's Waze App Endangers Police: LAPD Chief

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 07:26 AM

Google's newly acquired Waze application poses a danger to police because of its ability to track their locations, the L . . .

Famed SC Civil Rights Protesters to Have Records Erased

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 07:21 AM

Nine black men are getting a new day in court in South Carolina, 54 years after they served a month of hard labor for or . . .

Kaiser Poll: Most Say Restore Obamacare If Court Kills It

Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 06:59 AM

More than 6 in 10 Americans would want Congress to restore federal financial assistance for millions buying health care  . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved