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Family of slain wrestler loses privacy appeal over nude pictures
A federal appeals panel naked tossed out a lawsuit against Hustler magazine brought by the family of a slain professional wrestling personality, a case testing privacy concerns and the competing right to publish "newsworthy" material. The 11th Circuit U. The couple's young son also was slain in the family's Naked home. At issue was whether the constitutional right of privacy indirectly referenced in the 14th Benoit trumps the First Amendment protections nepali naked sex the media and publishers in this "right-of-publicity" dispute.
The original lawsuit was brought by Maureen Toffoloni, whose daughter, Nancy Benoit, had posed nude for a photographer more than two decades ago. Toffoloni claims that her daughter, who was known by the wrestling monikers Woman nancy Fallen Angel, had asked immediately after the shoot to have the photos and video destroyed and nancy that photographer Mark Samansky had done so.
He later sold stills from the video to Hustler, a men's magazine founded by Larry Flynt that publishes racy material. The photos robbin givensnude published in the March issue.
The murders had occurred the previous summer.