Christian group sues hip-hop duo over...

Christian group sues hip-hop duo over name

There are 4 comments on the The Tennessean story from Jul 31, 2012, titled Christian group sues hip-hop duo over name. In it, The Tennessean reports that:

Nashville Christian rockers the Newsboys have filed suit against hip-hop band New Boyz and Warner Music, alleging trademark infringement for their similar-sounding names.

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That one dude

Louisville, KY

#1 Jul 31, 2012
I'm happy about that because the Newsboys have been together for a long time and then all of a sudden about 10 to 15 years later a new group called New Boyz comes into the scene?

United States

#3 Jul 31, 2012
To be perfectly honest I have not heard of either of these groups. I understand how it could be misleading. But I do see the difference in the names the Newsboys are spreading the news about the gospel and the Newboyz are clearly stating about their gangster thug lifestyle clearly by the spelling of their groups name. I don't believe either should being sueing the other I believe God will work it out the Newsboys will still be spreading the gospel while the newboyz will eventually be looking for a new job

Lexington, KY

#4 Oct 21, 2012
The Bible they claim to follow condemns what they did.

Fort Worth, TX

#5 Nov 4, 2012
The law suit will be thrown out.

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