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Model Sues New York For Identifying Her As HIV Patient In AIDS Campaign Photo

Model Sues New York For Identifying Her As HIV Patient In AIDS Campaign Photo
- Manhattan's Court of Claims has denied the State of New York's appeal to dismiss per se defamation claims raised by a Brooklyn model whose stock photo was used in a print advertisement falsely identifying her as an HIV patient. The advertisement includes an image of Avril Nolan, who has never ...