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Kevin Costner Wins Legal Battle Over Sculptor

142621731 Kevin Costner Wins Legal Battle Over Sculptor

Kevin Costner plays the guitar. (Courtesy Getty Images)

The South Dakota Supreme Court has ruled in favor of Kevin Costner in lawsuit that had a local sculptor Peggy Detmers suing the Dances With Wolves actor over a series of sculptures he commissioned from her for $250,000.

The sculptures were to have been placed on the grounds of a luxury resort that Mr. Costner planned to build near Deadwood, but, to Ms. Detmers’s chagrin, he decided to build a “cultural center” instead. She was to receive a portion of all sales from the luxury resort’s gift shop reproductions of her work.

More details at Courthouse News.

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