Maureen O'hara, Karina Longworth, California discussed on You Must Remember This


Himself. In her book, Maureen O'Hara claims that she won the trial and that her victory as she put. It was the first time a movie star had one against an industry tabloid as I hope we've shown across these two episodes. She couldn't personally win the case in which she testified because it wasn't her trial to win. It was the state of California her libel case was separate and she settled it in July nineteen fifty eight for an unpublished amount of money. Liberace's settlement was reported as forty thousand dollars. So it stands to reason O'Hara got about that much but o'hara's tale of victory survives in part. Because so many people who have written about these events, Kenneth anger included, conflicted. The stars is individual civil. Suits with the state of California's prosecution of confidential. Next week. We will bring you the last episode of fact checking Hollywood Babylon. Join us then won't you? Thanks for listening to you must remember. This. Today's episode was written narrated and produced by Karina Longworth. That's me our research and production assistant is Lindsay d Schoenholtz. Our social media assistant is Brendan Wayland. This episode was edited by Cameron Druze and our logo was designed by teddy blanks. For more information about this episode and other episodes, please go to our website, you must remember this podcast dot com there you'll find show notes for every episode with information about our sources music used and much more. If you like the show, please tell anyone you can any way that you can you can follow us on Twitter at remember this pod. And where on Facebook and Instagram. And my book seduction sex lies and stardom in Howard Hughes's. Hollywood is available now from Amazon or your local independent bookstore. We'll be back next week with another tale from the secrets, and or forgotten histories of Hollywood's first century join us, then won't you good night.

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