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Friday, January 22, 2021

TownHall and Scene Agree to Settlement of Lawsuit

Posted on Fri, Jan 22, 2021 at 11:59 PM

We are pleased to report that Scene and TownHall have finally settled their legal dispute related to Scene's inaccurate report regarding the race and gender of the subject of a social media post made by a TownHall manager last May. Scene has admitted that its report was inaccurate, and sincerely apologizes for the error. Regarding the settlement, TownHall owner Robert George stated, “I will always stand up for my patrons and employees when faced with false and misleading allegations.”

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