Sacha Baron Cohen has sued a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary over use of an image of his character Borat on a hoarding without his permission. Photo: AP Sacha Baron Cohen has sued a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary over use of an image of his character Borat on a hoarding without his permission. Photo: AP
Sacha Baron Cohen has sued a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary over use of an image of his character Borat on a hoarding without his permission. Photo: AP
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Sasha Baron Cohen sues Massachusetts cannabis dispensary for US$9 million over use of Borat image

  • The hoarding for Somerset-based Solar Therapeutics Inc showed Baron Cohen posing as Borat with two thumbs up with the Borat catchphrase ‘It’s nice!’
  • Baron Cohen and his California-based company Please You Can Touch LLC are seeking US$9 million in damages

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Sacha Baron Cohen has sued a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary over use of an image of his character Borat on a hoarding without his permission. Photo: AP Sacha Baron Cohen has sued a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary over use of an image of his character Borat on a hoarding without his permission. Photo: AP
Sacha Baron Cohen has sued a Massachusetts cannabis dispensary over use of an image of his character Borat on a hoarding without his permission. Photo: AP
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