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John Wayne's family is suing Duke University!!

Posted July 9th, 2014 @ 12:53pm

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WHAT? Yep. For using the name "DUKE". It all started when John Wayne Enterprises  filed for a trademark application last year to use the word on alcoholic drink labels, except for beer.

Duke University objected to the trademark.

The school said there could be a connection between the labels and the the beer. The family and the company disagreed and said the school doesn't own the word "Duke".

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