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  1. Nicollette Sheridan Suffers Court of Appeal Setback in 'Desperate Housewives' Case

    2:20 pm 8/16/2012

    A new ruling says her wrongful termination claim is barred but she can refile her case to claim a labor code violation.Read more

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  2. Appeals Court Calls Off 'Desperate Housewives' Retrial (Exclusive)

    3:22 pm 6/2/2012

    UPDATED: In a big setback for Nicollette Sheridan, a court rules the actress' key claim over her firing from ABC's "Housewives" likely should have been resolved in favor of Touchstone. Sheridan's lawyer insists the Sept. retrial will go forward.Read more

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  3. 'Desperate Housewives' Retrial Set for September

    9:58 am 4/18/2012

    A jury failed to reach a verdict in March in the first trial between Nicollette Sheridan and ABC over whether she was terminated from "Housewives" as retaliation for complaining about an altercation with series creator Marc Cherry. Read more

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  4. Nicollette Sheridan, ABC Back in Court as Judge Considers Retrial of 'Housewives' Case

    5:00 am 4/18/2012

    After the fired actress' first trial ended in a hung jury, the two sides head to court Wednesday in her case seeking $5.7 million.Read more

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  5. 'Desperate Housewives' Jurors Shed Light on Mistrial (Analysis)

    3:48 pm 3/19/2012

    Two jurors, Beverly Crosby and Johnny Huynh, both said the case came down to the credibility of the witnesses. “There were a lot of people the jurors found not credible,” said Crosby.Read more

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  6. Mistrial Declared in 'Desperate Housewives' Case as Jury Leans Toward Sheridan

    12:08 pm 3/19/2012

    UPDATED: The jury said it was split 8-4 in favor of Nicollette Sheridan.Read more

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  7. 'Desperate Housewives' Trial: ABC Lawyer Says 'No Settlement'

    4:25 pm 3/16/2012

    "The judge asked the two parties to talk," says ABC lead lawyer Adam Levin. "It went nowhere. I'm going to take another yoga class. Have a nice weekend."Read more

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  8. Year of the Hollywood Trial: Why 'Housewives' Is Only the Beginning

    9:04 am 3/16/2012

    THE BUSINESS: Why settle for less? A down economy plus big-ticket verdicts means Nicollette Sheridan's battle against ABC is only the start as everyone from Mark Burnett to Warner Bros. and Britney Spears' mom (?!) heads to court.Read more

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  9. 'Desperate Housewives' Trial: Closing Arguments Ask Jurors Who They Believe

    2:29 pm 3/14/2012

    Nicollette Sheridan is asking jurors to believe her emotional argument that "Housewives" producer Marc Cherry, ABC and Touchstone Television conspired to kill off her character. ABC is citing several witnesses who repeatedly said the decision to kill off Sheridan was made months before the Cherry/Sheridan fight.Read more

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  10. 'Desperate Housewives' Trial: Judge Dismisses Battery Claim; Marc Cherry No Longer a Defendant

    12:10 pm 3/13/2012

    Judge Elizabeth Allen White issued a directed verdict dismissing the claim, meaning Cherry -- whom Nicollette Sheridan claims struck her on the set of the show -- is no longer involved. Read more

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