C. DeLores Tucker files $10 million lawsuit against Tupac Shakur's estate

September 1997
Jet;09/01/97, Vol. 92 Issue 15, p62
Reports that Dr. C. DeLores Tucker has filed a $10 million lawsuit against the estate of rapper Tupac Shakur, based on comments made about her in his music. The allusion to prostitution Shakur made in relation to Tucker's success and other derogatory lyrics; Tower Records of Philadelphia and other parties named in the suit; Comments from Tucker on the defamation of herself and other black women found throughout Shakur's music; Details of the suit, filed in Pennsylvania.


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