Katie Holmes sues Star Magazine over cover
POSTED: Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 3:34pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 3:37pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Katie Holmes has sued publishers of Star
Magazine for libel over a magazine cover that insinuated she was a
Her attorney, Bert Fields, says in a statement that that the
January cover that featured the headline "Katie DRUG SHOCKER!"
was not supported by the actual story inside the magazine.
He called the cover, which featured a disheveled photo of Holmes,
"untrue, unethical and unlawful."
Holmes says in a statement that Star, which is published by
American Media Inc., knew the story was false and published it to
The magazine says in a statement it is standing by its story,
which it says raises significant concerns about Scientology
Holmes is married to Tom Cruise. She starred in the TV series
"Dawson's Creek" and numerous films.