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.
Trial Between Hulk Hogan, Gawker Over Sex Tape Set to BeginAfter years of wrangling, a legal fight will play out in a Florida courtroom between former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan and the news and gossip website Gawker over a sex tape the celebrity made with the wife of radio personality Bubba the Love Sponge Clem.
Media Companies Want Hulk Hogan Records UnsealedA group of media outlets is asking a Florida judge to make records in the Hulk Hogan sex video case public.
Clueless Movie Reviews: "Sex Tape""Sex Tape" has its moments of genuine hilarity, but for the most part it aims low and goes for easy laughs that it hopes will appeal to its target fortysomething audience.
Hulk Hogan Enters Into Legal Settlement Over Sex TapeFormer pro wrestler Hulk Hogan entered into a legal settlement with a disc jockey over a sex tape involving Hogan and the DJ's wife.
Hulk Hogan Sues Friend, Gossip Site Over Sex Tape Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan sued a disc jockey, the DJ's ex-wife and a gossip website Monday, several months after a sex tape involving Hogan and the woman was posted online.