Graffiti Artists Awarded $6.7 Million for Destroyed 5Pointz Murals

Perhaps the most obnoxious ruling on the past 10 years.

Here is one bit

“Though Mr. Wolkoff’s lawyers had argued that the buildings were his to treat as he pleased, the jury found he violated the Visual Artists Rights Act, or V.A.R.A., which has been used to protect public art of “recognized stature” created on someone’s else property.”

You can read the rest here.

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