Celebrities' Rights to Privacy: How Far Should the Paparazzi Be Allowed to Go?
- Stars nix pix as press lobs bricks. Moore, W. John // National Journal;9/05/98, Vol. 30 Issue 36, p2044
Reports on the introduction of the Personal Privacy Protection Act in the United States, which would punish the paparazzi chasing famous people. Complaints of the news media and professional groups on the legislation; Response of Hollywood to the complaints; Other criticisms on the legislation.
- Much Ado about newsgathering: Personal privacy, law enforcement, and the law of unintended consequences for Anti-paparazzi legislation. Morton, Andrew D. // University of Pennsylvania Law Review;Jun99, Vol. 147 Issue 6, p1435
Focuses on the impact of anti-paparazzi legislation on the right to privacy in newsgathering in the United States. Legislation on personal privacy; Liabilities for individuals violating the reasonable expectation of privacy; Importance of a balance between individual right to privacy and...
- Paparazzi, Tabloids, and the New Hollywood Press: Can Celebrities Claim a Defensible Publicity Right in Order to Prevent the Media from Following their Every Move? Willis, Keith D. // Texas Review of Entertainment & Sports Law;Fall2007, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p175
The article discusses celebrity privacy rights against the paparazzi. It is also disclosed that the judiciary has been hesitant to recognize celebrity privacy rights because they are considered public figures by nature of their profession, and photographs taken in public places are not subject...
- Paparazzi and the press. Mauro, Tony // Quill;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p26
Focuses on bills proposed in the United States which will affect paparazzi and mass media. Reference to H.R. 2448, H.R. 3224 and S. 2103, three paparazzi bills; Impact these bills will have on commercially motivated invasions of privacy; Mass media's reaction to the proposed bills. INSET:...
- SAM LASHES OUT 'ENOUGH!'. EVANS, LAURA // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);10/26/2015, p30
The article discusses conflicts between Australian celebrity couple Sam and Lara Worthington over keeping their personal lives private from the paparazzi. Topics covered include ways in which Lara Worthington has been seeking media attention since their move back to Australia from the U.S....
- Natalie BREAKS THE RULES. Sandell, Laurie // Glamour;Nov2005, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p214
Presents an interview with actress Natalie Portman. Reasons behind her decision to return to Israel; Problems encountered with freelance photographers trying to take candid pictures of her; Night life activities.
- `Adjustment' needed. // Quill;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p29
Presents an excerpt of the testimony given by Richard Masur, actor and president of the Screen Actors Guild, before the United States House Judiciary Committee on May 21, 1998, pertaining to the invasion of privacy by paparazzi and the mass media in the United States.
- Public's rights must be protected. // Quill;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p30
Presents an excerpt of the testimony given by Paul McMasters, First Amendment ombudsman at The Freedom Forum, to the United States House Judiciary Committee on May 21, 1998, pertaining to the invasion of privacy by paparazzi and mass media in the United States.
- TAMING THE PAPARAZZI IN THE "WILD WEST": A LOOK AT CALIFORNIA'S 2009 AMENDMENT TO THE ANTI-PAPARAZZI ACT AND A CALL FOR INCREASED PRIVACY PROTECTIONS FOR CELEBRITY CHILDREN. FOLLETT, LAUREN N. // Southern California Law Review;Nov2010, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p201
With our culture's celebrity obsession intensifying each year, it is not surprising that recent media attention has concentrated on the children of these famous faces. Unfortunately, there are currently no adequate federal or state laws in place to protect these children from being hounded by...