Black Authors : Sophia, author of The Matrix & Terminator WINS billion dollar lawsuit!

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    She won! :huh: She won! :11200: She won! :10600: Thank God almighty, SHE FINALLY WON! :SuN049:



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    Sophia Stewart, The Real Creator of ‘The Matrix,’ Wins Billion Dollar Copyright Case

    February 14, 2013 | Filed under: Featured,Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff
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    Sophia Stewart, science fiction writer
    AFRICANGLOBE – This little known story has met a just conclusion, as Sophia Stewart, African American author of The Matrix will finally receive her just due from the copyright infringement of her original work!!!

    A six-year dispute has ended involving Sophia Stewart, the Wachowski Brothers, Joel Silver and Warner Brothers. Stewart’s allegations, involving copyright infringement and racketeering, were received and acknowledged by the Central District of California, Judge Margaret Morrow presiding.'

    Stewart, a New Yorker who has resided in Salt Lake City for the past five years, will recover damages from the films, The Matrix I, II and III, as well as The Terminator and its sequels. She will soon receive one of the biggest payoffs in the history of Hollywood , as the gross receipts of both films and their sequels total over 2.5 billion dollars.

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    http://www.africanglobe.net/headlines/sophia-stewart-real-creator-matrix-wins-billion-dollar-case/
     
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    Try reading the link!

    (Btw, I know what you mean! This has been going on forever with the "she won's!" and the "no, she didn'ts!" ) :lol:
     
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    WoW!


    Sophia Stewart wins the Matrix copyright infringement case
    Discussion in 'Black People Open Forum' started by Keita Kenyatta, Feb 5, 2013

    http://www.destee.com/index.php?thr...opyright-infringement-case.74838/#post-781761

    http://www.destee.com/index.php?thr...ht-infringement-case.74838/page-4#post-781983
     
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    Good that a black sf writer is getting some recognition...

    Bad if your insights begin and end with just one of them...

    There are others...

    Also be cautious and wary of white establishment movie takes on the future:

    Their takes on the present are as self serving ad naseum..

    :10500:
     
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    Thanks chuck, good info.

     
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    I'm a sf fan from way back when, i.e., and-- at best--those sf themed-- movies produced in Hollywood-- tend to be amusing as entertainment, though their storylines etc. watered down, for mass marketing ploys...

    Yes, the Terminator and Matrix films had or have their moments, but the good stuff remains what got printed in books...

    FYI...
     
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    Yup!

     
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    We reach...

    :toast:
     
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