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Christian Bale will not face charges relating to an alleged assault on his mother and sister last month in London, prosecutors said Thursday, suggesting their decision was based in part on the family members' wishes. Britain's Crown Prosecution Service said there was insufficient evidence to afford a "realistic prospect of conviction" and ordered police not to take any further action.
President Bush on Thursday signed into law the Higher Education Act, a bill with key provisions to boost anti-piracy provisions on college campuses. The MPAA had worked on getting the legislation through Congress for about a year in an attempt to work more closely with universities. The act encourages colleges to focus more on how their campus networks are used and push legitimate sources of digital entertainment.
Sean Flynn, the son of Hollywood icon Errol Flynn and a photojournalist who disappeared in Cambodia in 1970, is getting the feature treatment. Millennium Films will finance and produce "Flynn," a biopic Ralph Hemecker will direct from a screenplay he's writing with Perry Deane Young.