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Wingnut Fight! Dana Loesch Sues #Breitbart.com

Fri, Dec 21, 2012 at 5:55:09 pm

Tonight we have word of big trouble on the far right, as the Breitbrats begin fighting in earnest over the empire that Breitbart built: Talk Radio Host Dana Loesch Files Suit in St. Louis Against Breitbart.com.

I've been wondering why Loesch's wingnut screeds haven't been appearing there lately -- now we know.

Conservative talk radio host and commentator Dana Loesch sued the owner of the conservative website Breitbart.com Friday, claiming that although her relationship with the news and opinion aggregating website had gone "tragically awry," Breibart.cοm LLC refused to let her work for the company or anyone else, forcing her into "indentured servitude in limbo."

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court here, seeks at least $75,000 in damages, as well as a judge's declaration that her contract had expired.

The suit says that difficulties managing the Breitbart "media 'empire'" or ideological conflicts or both had spiked the working relationship, creating a "increasingly hostile" work environment. When Loesch tried to terminate her work agreement in September, Breitbart refused and extended the agreement by a year, the suit says.

(h/t: wrenchwench.)

UPDATE at 12/21/12 9:07:25 pm

Here's the legal document filed by Dana Loesch: