Tag Archive for Don Henley

DeVore Apologizes to Don Henley; Settles Lawsuit

Hand it to State Rep. Chuck DeVore; he manned up and apologized to musician Don Henley over the unauthorized use of Henley’s songs to go after Senator Barbara Boxer,  The New York Times is reporting that the apology was part of the settlement the politican reached with the artist (I can’t call Chuck a lawmaker…

Don Henley Kicks Chuck DeVore’s Ass in Court

HT to our friends at the Huffington Post but State Rep. Chuck DeVore has already lost his first battle of the month and its not even primary day. DeVore lost a lawsuit for his campaign’s parodies of Don Henley songs to attack Senator Barbara Boxer. Chuck’s claim to fame here – he’s the first political to lose a lawsuit over a song parody. So much for that copy of the pocket Constitution. Perhaps an expanded edition dealing with First Amendment law will fit on Chuck’s iPad.

In a New York Minute…Everything Can Change

With apologies to Don Henley, the dynamics of the 2010 US Senate election campaigns have changed in a New York Minute for State Rep. Chuck DeVore. DeVore now has a primary to worry about in his Quixotic bid to replace Senator Barbara Boxer.  Former HP CEO Carly Fiorina has taken steps to declare her candidacy…

Senator Barbara Boxer and California Democratic Party to Honor the Brosnans

Senator Barbara Boxer and the California Democratic Party present The First Annual Environmental Leadership Awards Honoring Keely & Pierce Brosnan — Environmentalists Diane Meyer Simon — Founder, Global Green Matt Petersen — Executive Director, Global Green Bonnie Raitt — Environmentalist Joel Reynolds — Senior Attorney & Director of Southern California Programs Natural Resources Defense Council Featuring a…

DeVore Gets Sued

Found this on CNN this afternoon. Gotta love it. Our very own Chuck DeVore, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate who can’t seem to figure out how to follow the law when producing his campaign videos. Of course, It’s OK If You’re A Republican. Don Henley sues Senate candidate over song use (CNN) — Don Henley, a…