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  1. 'Midnight Rider' 1st A.D. Wants Criminal Charges Dismissed

    12:48 pm PST 01/13/2015
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    Hillary Schwartz's attorneys claim prosecutors got her to talk by assuring her that she was a witness, not a suspect. READ MORE

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  2. THR’s 10 Most Popular Stories of 2014

    10:36 am PST 12/31/2014
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    The news, features and videos (and one definitive ranking) that were the most popular on THR.com in 2014 READ MORE

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  3. Hollywood's Top 10 Legal Disputes of 2014

    12:10 pm PST 12/30/2014
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    The Sony hack and the Supreme Court's Aereo decision were important stories. But what was the biggest, most consequential legal dispute from the past year? READ MORE

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  4. 'Midnight Rider': Hearing on Train Video Set for Next Week

    8:11 pm PST 12/05/2014
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    The court will hear argument on the railroad’s motion to seal the already-public videos and impose a gag order READ MORE

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  5. 'Midnight Rider': Sarah Jones' Family Fights to Keep Train Video Public

    3:59 pm PST 12/01/2014
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    Lawyers for the parents of the camera assistant killed by a CSX train filed papers opposing the railroad’s motion to seal the public record and impose a gag order READ MORE

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  6. 'Midnight Rider' Case: Settlement Reached in Sarah Jones' Parents' Civil Lawsuit

    11:22 am PST 11/19/2014
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    Richard and Elizabeth Jones have reached confidential agreements with some of the defendants READ MORE

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  7. Video Released of Moments Before Sarah Jones' Death on 'Midnight Rider' Set

    7:53 pm PDT 10/31/2014
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    Director Randall Miller is also shown repeatedly saying "that's not my job" when asked why he didn't know there could be a train barreling down on his crew READ MORE

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  8. Sarah Jones Walk-a-Thons Raise More Than $35,000 for On-Set Safety

    10:38 am PDT 10/06/2014
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    People got moving in Atlanta, N.Y. and Santa Monica in support of the 'Midnight Rider' camera assistant who was struck and killed by a train on the set of the Gregg Allman biopic READ MORE

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  9. 'Midnight Rider' Trial Date Set for Early 2015

    8:47 am PDT 09/30/2014
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    1st A.D. Hillary Schwartz was also indicted and entered a not-guilty plea in Tuesday's arraignment READ MORE

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  10. 'Midnight Rider' 1st A.D. Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter, Criminal Trespass

    1:58 pm PDT 09/29/2014
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    Hillary Schwartz is set to be arraigned Tuesday morning READ MORE

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  11. Sarah Jones Remembered: 'Vampire Diaries,' 'Originals' Teams Organize Walk-a-Thon

    10:00 am PDT 09/22/2014
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    Her parents and brother will lead the walk, with all proceeds going to the newly created Sarah Jones Film Foundation READ MORE

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  12. 'Midnight Rider' Executive Producer Pleads Not Guilty to Sarah Jones Manslaughter Charge

    8:37 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    Sedrish also was charged with criminal trespass in the camera assistant's death READ MORE

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  13. 'Midnight Rider' Production Company Cited for Willful, Serious Safety Violations in Death of Sarah Jones

    1:26 pm PDT 08/14/2014
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    The camera assistant was struck and killed by a train on the set of the Gregg Allman biopic READ MORE

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  14. 'Midnight Rider' Filmmakers Say Sarah Jones' Death 'Was Not a Crime'

    2:06 pm PDT 07/17/2014
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    UPDATED: Randall Miller and Jody Savin released a statement through their attorney responding to the criminal charges filed against them in the death of the camera assistant on the set of the Gregg Allman biopic. READ MORE

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  15. 'Midnight Rider' Producer Jay Sedrish Surrenders to Georgia Police

    10:37 am PDT 07/17/2014
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    Fellow producer Jody Savin and director Randall Miller turned themselves in to authorities on Sunday after their indictment on charges of involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespass. READ MORE

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  16. 'Midnight Rider' Director, Producer Surrender to Georgia Authorities

    6:36 am PDT 07/15/2014
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    UPDATED: Randall Miller, Jody Savin and executive producer Jay Sedrish, charged with involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespassing, could face 10 years in prison for the death of camera assistant Sarah Jones, who was struck and killed by a train on the set of the Gregg Allman biopic. READ MORE

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  17. 'Midnight Rider' Director Randall Miller, Producers Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter, Criminal Trespass

    7:34 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    UPDATED: Camera assistant Sarah Jones was struck and killed by a train on the set of the Gregg Allman biopic. READ MORE

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  18. 'We Are, Sarah Jones' PSA Honors 'Midnight Rider' Victim (Video)

    10:36 pm PDT 06/30/2014
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    The video features members of the film community, including Heather Locklear, Nina Dobrev and director Jake Scott holding up signs supporting the late camera assistant. READ MORE

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  19. Drones in Movie Shoots: Debate Rages Despite Safety Claims, Cost Savings

    5:00 am PDT 06/27/2014
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    Overseas, the unmanned devices — used in Sylvester Stallone's "Expendables 3" — are taking off, but regulatory issues present a major hurdle before they can be used in the U.S. READ MORE

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  20. Hollywood's Most Fascinating Legal Sagas, From Casey Kasem to Michael Jackson (Photos)

    4:05 pm PDT 06/16/2014
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    Walt Disney, Mickey Rooney and Bryan Singer also have found themselves mired in legal drama. READ MORE

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