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A judge has ruled in Pitbull’s favor when it comes to Lindsay Lohan suing him for using her name in his song “Give Me Everything" from 2011.
Pitbull raps "I've got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan,” which the Liz and Dick star claims caused “irreparable harm” to her.
The lawsuit she filed read, “The lyrics, by virtue of its wide appeal, condemnation, excoriation, disparaging or defamatory statements by the defendants about the plaintiff are destined to do irreparable harm to the plaintiff.”
But E! News reports that Pitbull won the case due to the lyrics being protected under the First Amendment.
"This will further solidify the rights of artists to express themselves in song," said Marcos Jimenez, the rapper’s attorney. "He felt it was very important to address this head on to protect his right and the rights of other artist. He decided to fight this."
He added Pitbull is “very pleased” with the outcome of the case.
Moreover, Lohan’s lawyer in the case, Stephanie Ovadia, was fined $1,500 for sanctionable plagiarism and false representation.