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The "Dog" Barking Controversy

July 2, 2005 (4:29 am) GMT
"Alpha Dog," a movie based on the brutal murder of 15-year-old Nick Markowitz in 2000, has raised controversy
The "Dog" Barking Controversy

Many suspect "," a movie based on the brutal murder of 15-year-old Nick Markowitz in 2000, to have endangered the outcome of a high-profile murder trial. This sounds reasonable for Jesse James Hollywood, the suspect of the case will be on trial when the movie, starring and , is released later this year.

Realizing such concern, a top Hollywood defense lawyer, James Blatt, appealed to Superior Court Judge Brian Hill on June 30 to ban any more information about the case being released. Facing the fact that prosecutors, detectives and witnesses had all come forward with information for the making of the movie, Hill agreed to consider the request at next week's hearing.

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