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OK! sued over photo pretending a ramdon child was Jessica Simpson’s newborn daughter

by | 11th, June 2013

jessica ok baby IN OK!’s front-page story from April 16, 2012, Jessica Simpson opens up about her beautiful girl . It’s all illustrated by a picture of Simpson snuggling a baby. No. Not hers. This baby a boy also Christopher belongs to Christopher Hurst and Tracy Gregory of Louisiana. And being Americans, they’ve responded in the way their country demands: they’re suing  Simpson,  OK! Magazine  and  Getty Images  for using the photo of their child without their permission.

The picture was from way back in 2011, when Simpson was at the Dillard’s outlet in Metairie. While waiting to meet Simpson, the Christopher Senior and his teenage daughter were offered the chance for a private picture of Jessica and their baby son. The man from Getty snapped away.

The Times-Picayune  reports on the appeal:

“In the case of Christopher Hurst, OK! magazine paid him nothing, despite clear intention to mislead some or all of the consuming public into believing the photograph on the cover of the subject issue was actually Simpson’s first child.”

They claim Jessica “knew that she would appear on front of the magazine with Christopher in her arms and that she had financial motive through the publicity she received.”

Christopher and Tracy want… $75,000.

Seems

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