Hoaxer Sacha Baron Cohen Sued for Libel and Slander

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Palestinian files $110M libel suit over ‘Bruno’
by Brett Zongker
December 9, 2009

Bruno LawsuitIn this Sunday, June 21, 2009 file photo, British actor Sacha Baron Cohen, who plays the part of Bruno, poses in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin as part of promotional activities of the movie “Bruno.” A Palestinian shopkeeper and father portrayed as a terrorist in the movie “Bruno” is suing film star Sacha Baron Cohen, David Letterman and others for libel and slander. The lawsuit filed last week by Ayman Abu Aita in District of Columbia federal court seeks $110 million in damages.

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