Hulk Hogan Seeks Rematch with Gawker, Sues Over TranscriptFormer pro wrestler Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker again, saying the gossip website leaked sealed court documents that quoted him making racist remarks.
Jurors Say Hogan was Distressed by Publication of Sex TapeThe six jurors who sided with Hulk Hogan in his lawsuit over the publication of a sex tape said they believe the ex-pro wrestler was emotionally distressed over it.
The Latest: Closing Arguments Begin in Hogan-Gawker TrialLawyers for Gawker Media have started their closing arguments in the civil trial of pro wrestler Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker media over a sex video. Gawker's attorneys told the jury that the video is "not like a real celebrity sex tape" and urged them to watch the video, which contains nine seconds of sexual content.
The Latest: Closing Arguments Friday in Hulk Hogan LawsuitA judge says jurors will hear closing arguments Friday in ex-pro wrestler Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker Media over a sex video. Judge Pamela Campbell announced it Thursday. Also on Thursday, lawyers for Gawker showed Hogan a promo video of him wearing T-back underwear and parodying the Miley Cyrus "Wrecking Ball" video.
Gawker Media Founder Cross-Examined in Hogan Sex Tape CaseThe founder of Gawker Media underwent a bruising cross-examination Tuesday by a lawyer for former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan as a trial continued for a second week in Hogan's lawsuit over a sex video. At one point, attorney Kenneth Terkel had Nick Denton read aloud the explicit post that accompanied the video posted on Gawker.
Hogan Sex Video Trial Enters Fourth Day of Testimony Jurors in the Hulk Hogan sex video trial will likely see a cross-examination of Mike Foley, a University of Florida journalism professor, when proceedings resume. The civil case is expected to resume at 9 a.m. Thursday.
Gawker Founder Testifies Via Video in Hulk Hogan LawsuitGawker Media founder Nick Denton testified Wednesday that his gossip website decided to post a Hulk Hogan sex video because "it showed Hogan as a person." Denton was in the courtroom Wednesday afternoon, but attorneys for Hogan played his video testimony recorded in a 2013 deposition.
Amid Explicit Details, Lawyer Asks Hogan If He's EmbarrassedAs testimony in Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker Media grew extremely explicit Tuesday, an attorney offered evidence that Hogan has publicly discussed sex and other intimate details about his life over the course of many years. The testimony included detailed references to Hogan's sex life and sexual parts. In one audio clip from the Bubba The Love Sponge Show, the DJ and Hogan discussed the length of Hogan's penis.
The Latest: Trial of Hulk Hogan Sex Video Enters Second DayThe Latest on the civil lawsuit between wrestler Hulk Hogan and the New York-based website Gawker.
The Latest: Hogan Attorney Opens Case in Gawker LawsuitAn attorney for wrestler Hulk Hogan told jurors that Gawker "crossed the line" when posting video of pro wrestler Hulk Hogan having sex with his former best friend's wife. In opening statements on Monday morning attorney Shane Vogt told the six jurors and three alternates that Gawker officials knew it was wrong to post the video in 2012. He says the New York-based website invaded Hogan's privacy for profit.
Opening Statements To Begin In Hulk Hogan, Gawker LawsuitOpening statements are scheduled to begin in the civil trial between pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and a popular news website.
Possible Jurors Called for Trial Between Hulk Hogan, Gawker Just before he was about to step into a Florida courtroom Tuesday morning, former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan issued a tweet to his 1.4 million followers. "Time for the real main event! "I AM" going to slam another Giant! Hogan vrs Gawker! Watcha Gonna Do Gawker? Only Justice Brother HH."