Funk legend Sly Stone wins $6m lawsuit

January 28, 2015 7:24 AM

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Funk legend Sly Stone wins $6m lawsuit

Funk legend Sly Stone has been awarded $US5 million ($A6.3 million) in a breach-of-contract suit that claimed his business partners and his own company cheated him out of royalties.

A Los Angeles Superior Court jury ruled for the 71-year-old performer in his action against his ex-manager Gerald Goldstein, lawyer Glenn Stone and Even St Productions Ltd.

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