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settledafter tlre websiteagrcedto takedown the couple'shomemade tapein rretum themnot suingthe
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Whois KariAnn Peniche?
The Grey'sAnatornystarandhis wife had suedGawkerin September copyrightinfringemen! aftertheir
web video leakedto the internet,showingDane,Gayheart former beautyqueenKari Ann
rompingaroundnakedandat times barelycoherent.
The lawsuit claimedthat Gawker"maliciously" distributedan uncensored
versionof the sextapeandrefusedto
comply with a cease desistorder
Gawkerandthe coupleagreed privatemediation,which facilitateda settlement
wasfiled with fhe Los AngelesCounty SuperiorCourt last week.Sources
closeto the casevaluedthe settlement
in the low-six figures.
wereoriginally askingfor morethan $l million in damages.
'Although we are confidentthat our useof the video on Gawkerwasprotected use-- because posts
alreadyhadbeenavailableto our readers nearly ayear, andbecause alreadyhad won an important
decisionfrom the court striking largepartsof the plaintiffs'damages
claims- we agreed removethe postsas
part of a global settlement avoid the burdenof further litigation," Gawkerchief operatingofficer Gaby
Darbyshiresaidin a statement
Danefust appeared ABC'shighly ratedshow,"Grey'sAnatomy,"in 2005,in which he playedDr. Mark
Sloan,alsoknown asMcSteamy. populantywith fans led to a regularrole on the show.
knownfor rolesin "CSI: Miami,u"Nip/Tuck,"and"Vanished."
Gayheart a television film actress
role in the originalBeverlyHills 90210series.
Penicheis a former beautyqueenwho won Miss United States
Teen"but was strippedof her title after appearing
At onepoint in the video, Gayheart,
who seems be holding the camera,
says"I needto lay down too. I am
very high." Shethenjoins a nakedPeniche,
who was loungingon the bed.
Gawkerhadreleased l2-minute editedversionof the video in which everyone's
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and feather innocent citizens and destroy their reputations for the rags' profit," wrote
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resemblance to Amold," and that the boy is "Arnold's love child."
Earlier this year, the Ins Angeles Times reported that schwarzenegger had privately
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