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Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Shepard Fairey sues the AP

Shepard Fairey, the artist behind the HOPE portrait of Barack Obama, filed a lawsuit against The Associated Press on Monday. He asked a judge to find him not guilty of violating copyright infringement for using the AP photo shown above in creating the iconic poster. For more on this development click here.

See the AP’s statement on the whole issue:

posted by Oberholtzer Creative Staff at 7:11 am  

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