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Legal fight escalates over Aaron Sorkin adaptation of 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

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The head of the production company says he can put on a performance of the play for a judge to make his case.
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Scott Rudin Sues Harper Lee Estate For $10 Million Over Broadway Production of 'Mockingbird'

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The upcoming Broadway production of 'To Kill a Mockingbird' has inspired legal drama offstage, with lawsuits filed over the stage adaptation of the novel.
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Aaron Sorkin's Play of To Kill a Mockingbird May Have Its First Run-Through in a Federal Courtroom

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Legal battles continue over the To Kill a Mockingbird Broadway play, as producer Scott Rudin filed a federal lawsuit against author Harper Lee's estate on Monday. The producer is eager to get the Aaron Sorkin-penned adaptation to the public, despite protestations from Tonja B. Carter, executor of Lee's estate. Carter filed a lawsuit against the production last month on the grounds that it offers an unfair interpretation of the novel's patriarch, Atticus Finch. The play allegedly portrays Finch with a touch of moral ambiguity, rather than as the unwavering, principled hero from the novel.
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Saints vs. Falcons: Score, live updates from Week 3 game in Atlanta

Saints vs. Falcons: Score, live updates from Week 3 game in Atlanta

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Lawmakers are split on the next steps for Christine Blasey Ford

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Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft

Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft

A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Read more ...

Lindsey Graham: 'I Feel Sorry for Her'

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NFL trade rumors: Steelers open to trade offers for Le'Veon Bell

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Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford To Testify Thursday

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NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers interested in dealing for Jimmy Butler

NBA trade rumors: Cavaliers interested in dealing for Jimmy Butler

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert was seen talking privately with Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor on Friday. Read more ...

At the UN, an unrepentant Trump is set to rattle foes and friends alike

At the UN, an unrepentant Trump is set to rattle foes and friends alike

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