Manson Wins Privacy Order In Gacy Lawsuit

LATEST: MARILYN MANSON has won a court bid to keep details of his financial affairs private as part of his ongoing legal battle with former bandmate MADONNA WAYNE GACY. Gacy sued the Shock Rocker for breach of contract last August (07), claiming Manson - real name Brian Warner - poured the group's money into financing his drug habit, his wedding to burlesque model Dita Von Teese and decorating work at his Chatsworth, California home. Manson then countersued in December (07), accusing Gacy - real name Stephen Bier - of failing to properly carry out touring, recording and merchandising duties. Manson's team appealed to Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael L. Stern to grant a confidentiality order to protect his financial records, arguing the privacy motion was needed because Gacy's allegations directly relate to the star's monetary value. At a court hearing on Friday (21Mar08), Stern granted the order despite protests from Gacy's camp. And keyboardist Gacy is still fuming over the financial protection, which only allows his attorneys access to Manson's personal accounts. His lawyer Keith A. Fink says, "He's trying to hide his skeletons from you all." A hearing is scheduled for 10 April (08), where Gacy's people are expected to push forward with a petition to depose Manson.


Tags: Marilyn Manson


More Marilyn Manson

Where Did It All Go Wrong For Alt-Fest's Crowdfunding Campaign?

Crowdfunding has altered the landscape of contemporary culture, overwhelmingly for the better. No longer are fans subject to the whims of record labels and their...

Sons of Anarchy Final Season: Charlie Hunnam Spills Details

Speaking at the Television Critics Association preview night on Monday, lead actor Charlie Hunnam told reporters that "Jax is in a very schizophrenic state, he's...

Now, Why Did 'Sons of Anarchy' Cast Marilyn Manson?

We already know that rockers Marilyn Manson and Courtney Love are two of the new faces on Sons of Anarchy for season 7 and creator...

Celebrity Engagements That Didn't Last

The most shocking break up news of the week goes to Glee star Naya Rivera and now ex-fiancee Big Sean. The pair have called it...


It's A Boy! Evan Rachel Wood & Jamie Bell Welcome First Child

True Blood actress Evan Rachel Wood and her husband, Billy Elliot actor Jamie Bell, have become first-time parents after Evan gave birth to a son...

Paris Jackson Attempted Suicide After Being Forbidden From Marilyn Manson Gig?

Paris Jackson's shock suicide attempt yesterday (5th June) left her in hospital last night.She reportedly sliced her arm with a cleaver knife and took an...

Not Only Are They The Unlikeliest Of Friends, But Marilyn Manson And Gucci Mane Have Recorded A Song Together Too!

Marilyn Manson, as you might imagine, doesn't keep the most conventional of company, but the fact that he is good friends with trap-rap star Gucci...

Marilyn Manson Collapses on Stage in Canada During 'Beautiful People' (Video)

A seasoned rocker such as Marilyn Manson should have no qualms with loud noises or lots of screaming, so it can't have been that which...



Marilyn Manson Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Marilyn Manson

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All