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Jury Clears Leykis opinion in an entertaining manner ... for the intended audience, which is young men," he said. One of Carpenter's attorneys, Ray Brown, said he would not comment on the case until the jury had completed its deliberations on punitive...
Shock jock on trial for emotional damages

...with minimum effort," and for Flash Fridays, in which he encourages women motorists to bare their breasts. Carpenter's attorney, Ray Brown, in his opening statement asked the jury to punish Leykis "severely" and compensate Carpenter for...
Doctor: Talk show triggered trauma the second half of the show, for which there is no tape, gave out all of Carpenter's home phone number. Carpenter's attorneys will have to show that she suffered severe emotional distress and that Leykis intended to cause that. Psychotherapist...
Psychiatrist: Carpenter likely was exaggerating her stress

...have been caused, at least partly, by the show. Carpenter's attorney, Ray Brown, tried to chip away at Robinson's...aren't forming memory," Robinson said. Brown, Carpenter's attorney, pointed out today that standard reference books...
Shock jock off hook in stress case

...audience, which is young men," he said. One of Carpenter's attorneys, Ray Brown, said he would not comment on the...the jury did want to specifically punish Leykis, Carpenter's attorneys said. But Judge Collins said Leykis couldn't...
Talk show lawsuit jury ponders damages

...destroying or concealing a tape of the disputed July 24, 1998, broadcast that Carpenter had requested as evidence. Carpenter's attorney Ray Brown did not request a specific amount in punitive damages, but asked jurors to consider an amount at least...
Judge abides by verdict in talk-show trial

...that Westwood One had intentionally destroyed or concealed evidence. There was enough evidence to believe that Carpenter's attorney had asked Westwood One in December 1998 for a copy of a tape of the disputed broadcast, the judge said. Collins...
Jury gives Carpenter $150,000

...disclosing private facts about her. But one of Carpenter's attorneys, Ray Brown, said today he would appeal the case...produce a tape" if asked to in the future. But Carpenter's attorney Brown said Ferro couldn't control what the company's...
Judge: Carpenter-Leykis case presents unusual issues long as it was true and the information was legally obtained, even if it caused emotional distress. One of Carpenter's attorneys, Mauri Long, argued in a hearing Friday that the disclosure of Carpenter's name, city, and her home telephone...
Jury deliberation begins in Carpenter v. Leykis case

...civil case of Karen Carpenter versus radio talk show host Tom Leykis and production company Westwood One. One of Carpenter's attorneys, Ray Brown, told the jury the disputed broadcast "was a verbal sexual assault" and asked jurors to award enough...


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