Update: Hustler Wins Lawsuit Over Nude Nancy Benoit Photos

Thanks to ADB for sending in the following:

The Huffington Post is reporting that a Federal appeals court has sided with Hustler Magazine, and subsequently the monetary penalties issued to the company will have to be retracted stemming from the 2007 publication of nude photos of the late Nancy Benoit, wife of Chris Benoit. The article notes the following:

ATLANTA — A federal appeals court has sided with a racy magazine in a dispute over nude pictures of a model published after she was killed by her professional wrestler husband.

The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday said there wasn't enough evidence to support a jury's decision to make Hustler Magazine pay almost $20 million to the family of Nancy Toffolini Benoit.

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