Category Archives: Legal Woes

Tool album ‘far from completion;’ the band explain why

Posted by on July 15, 2014

Tool’s follow-up to 2006′s 10,000 Days is almost a punchline at this point in time, one of rock/metal’s most-respected bands’ own version of Chinese Democracy. But according to the band’s Adam Jones and Danny Carey, no finish line is on the horizon for the band’s fifth full-length. And the band finally have admitted what it is that’s holding […]

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Tim Lambesis due back in court next week

Posted by on July 11, 2014

The last we heard from As I Lay Dying’s Tim Lambesis, he was on his way to jail after being found guilty of hiring a hitman to kill his wife (unless you count his ironic Father’s Day greeting on Twitter, that is). While he’s been sentenced for six years, next week, Lambesis and his lawyers are […]

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Insane Clown Posse lawsuit against FBI dismissed

Posted by on July 8, 2014

Back in 2011, the FBI classified juggalos, or fans of Insane Clown Posse as a “loosely organized hybrid gang” in a report. In 2012, the Detroit duo filed a lawsuit against the FBI. Several weeks ago, lawyers for the FBI appeared in court and requested that the lawsuit be dismissed, stating that the government wasn’t responsible for […]

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Jerry Only countersues Glenn Danzig over Misfits trademark

Posted by on June 30, 2014

Remember when Misfits used to make music? They still do, but they’re much more known for their skull logo and lawsuits these days. Mainly because the logo is everywhere, and the band members are suing each other over it. A few months ago, former Misfit and cat fancier Glenn Danzig sued current Misfits bassist/vocalist and Jerry Only […]

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FBI would like Insane Clown Posse lawsuit dismissed

Posted by on June 24, 2014

In 2011, the FBI classified rapping clown duo Insane Clown Posse as a gang. The group responded a year later by suing the FBI and setting up a website, juggalosfightback.com. It’s been a pretty quiet few years since then, but an article in the Associated Press reports that yesterday in a court, lawyers for the […]

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