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Annie Leibovitz Sues Univision Over Caitlyn Jenner Photos (1)

Oct. 1, 2019, 6:16 PM; Updated: Oct. 1, 2019, 6:52 PM

Univision allegedly infringed famous portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz’s copyrights by posting her pictures of Caitlyn Jenner without permission, according to an Oct. 1 complaint in the Southern District of New York.

Leibovitz shot a photo spread of Caitlyn Jenner for Vanity Fair in 2015, the first magazine spread of Jenner since she came out as a transgender woman. Univision allegedly posted some of the photos from the spread on its website, without Leibovitz’s permission, for a story about Jenner’s transition.

Leibovitz said she sent Univision a letter in August demanding it take down the photos, but the parties “to date...

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