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  • Vets drop suit over anti-Kerry film

    07/19/2006 7:43:56 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 18 replies · 1,543+ views
    Associated Press ^ | 07/18/06 | MARYCLAIRE DALE
    Three Vietnam War veterans who sued over a documentary about Sen. John Kerry's anti-war activities have dropped their lawsuits, leaving just one court fight pending over the 2004 film. Filmmaker Carlton Sherwood says the withdrawal of the lawsuits shows they were frivolous complaints filed by Kerry operatives to try to block the film's release in the final weeks of the presidential race. "We've always believed that Kerry controlled these lawsuits," Sherwood said Monday. The 42-minute film, "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal," charges that Kerry's actions as an anti-war activist after his tour in Vietnam harmed American POWs. It also...
  • Still Battling

    07/14/2006 10:14:15 AM PDT · by Interesting Times · 76 replies · 1,615+ views
    The Legal Intelligencer Online ^ | July 13, 2006 | Shannon P. Duffy
    A controversial documentary titled Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal, about Sen. John F. Kerry’s anti-Vietnam War activities in the 1970s that was released just before the 2004 presidential election sparked at least five politically charged lawsuits. Now there’s only one. In recent weeks, lawyers for the plaintiffs have dropped three libel suits brought by anti-war veterans who said they were falsely portrayed in the film made by journalist Carlton Sherwood. Sherwood was also hit with a copyright infringement suit in New York that accused him of unfairly including clips from another film and photos from a book. But that...
  • Del. veteran sues over anti-Kerry film (and another Winter Soldier confirms war crimes)

    10/19/2004 2:28:44 PM PDT · by Fatalis · 28 replies · 1,041+ views
    Raging Bull ^ | 10/19/2004 | Victor Greto
    Vietnam veteran who teaches at the University of Delaware filed a lawsuit Monday in Philadelphia against the makers of an anti-John Kerry documentary about the Vietnam War, claiming the film suggests he and another veteran fabricated details of wartime atrocities. In the lawsuit, Kenneth J. Campbell, a UD associate professor of political science and director of the International Relations program there, said the footage of his 33-year-old conversation with a fellow Vietnam veteran about the massacre of a Vietnamese village by American soldiers was purposely taken out of context. "He got a clip from an old documentary I was in"...
  • Anti-Kerry Film Producer Accused of Libel

    10/18/2004 10:11:57 AM PDT · by nuconvert · 38 replies · 1,164+ views
    yahoo ^ | Oct. 18, 2004
    Anti-Kerry Film Producer Accused of Libel By DAVID B. CARUSO, Associated Press Writer PHILADELPHIA - A Vietnam veteran shown in a documentary criticizing Sen. John Kerry (news - web sites)'s anti-war activities filed a libel lawsuit against the movie's producer Monday, saying the film falsely calls the veteran a fraud and a liar. Kenneth J. Campbell, now a professor at the University of Delaware, said in the suit that "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal" combines footage of him appearing at a 1971 war protest with narration that claims that many of the supposed veterans who took part in the...
  • Stolen Honor - how liberals suppress truth

    10/18/2004 10:52:17 AM PDT · by watchdog_writer · 7 replies · 673+ views
    Oct. 18, 2004 | watchdog_writer
    Another liberal scare tactic to create a chilling effect upon the right of free speech.
  • Veteran files libel suit against director of anti-Kerry film

    10/18/2004 7:49:12 AM PDT · by Fatalis · 153 replies · 5,594+ views
    AP ^ | 10/18/2004, 9:54 a.m. ET | DAVID B. CARUSO
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Vietnam veteran shown in a documentary criticizing Sen. John Kerry's anti-war activities filed a libel lawsuit against the movie's director Monday, saying the film falsely calls him a fraud and a liar. Kenneth J. Campbell, now a professor at the University of Delaware, said in the suit that "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal" combines footage of him appearing at a 1971 war protest with narration that claims that many of the supposed veterans who took part in the event were later "discovered as frauds" who "never set foot on the battlefield, or left the comfort...
  • Professor suing "Stolen Valor" producer was a Winter Soldier Witness (admitted to atrocities)

    10/18/2004 6:32:56 PM PDT · by Fatalis · 31 replies · 2,084+ views
    AP, The Sixties Project, Vietnam Veterans and War Crimes Hearings | October 18, 2004
    Earlier today the Associated Press reported that Professor Kenneth W. Campbell is suing the director of "Stolen Valor" (a documentary about events relating to Senator John Kerry's antiwar activities in 1971) for libel. Campbell states: in the suit that "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal" combines footage of him appearing at a 1971 war protest with narration that claims that many of the supposed veterans who took part in the event were later "discovered as frauds" who "never set foot on the battlefield, or left the comfort of the States, or even served in uniform." The suit said viewers would...
  • Vietnam Vet Sues Over Footage in Anti-Kerry Film

    10/18/2004 3:13:14 PM PDT · by sneaky_goofy · 16 replies · 711+ views
    Kenneth Campbell, a professor at the University of Delaware, has filed a libel suit against the movie's director of the film "Stolen Honor: Wounds That Never Heal" because it featured footage of him at a 1971 war protest combined with narration that claims many of the supposed veterans who took part in the event were later "discovered as frauds" who "never set foot on the battlefield, or left the comfort of the States, or even served in uniform. Click here for the rest of the story. Campbell claims he received the Purple Heart and eight other medals, ribbons and decorations...