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Godbehere v. Phoenix Newspapers, Inc.
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During the spring and summer of 1985, the Phoenix Newspapers, Inc. (Defendant) published over 50 articles pertaining to Sherriff Richard Godbehere and other deputies alleging they participated in illegal activities including illegal arrests, misuse of funds, and police brutality. Plaintiff filed suit for false light invasion of privacy. The defendant’s motion for dismiss was granted and plaintiff appeals.
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