Joe No-Show: Libel Suit Against Wynn Las Vegas Dismissed

Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis’ libel suit against Steve Wynn of Wynn Las Vegas was dismissed by a California federal judge on Wednesday after an extended period of inactivity on the plaintiff’s end. The libel suit alleged that Wynn had made false accusations about Francis regarding an unpaid gambling debt. Wynn commented on the case, stating: “Francis’ own statements and actions have made clear that he has no intention of taking this case to trial … Because Francis cannot travel to the United States,…
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Girls Gone Wild Founder Loses Appeal

Infamous “Girls Gone Wild” founder, Joe Francis, is once again on the losing end of the docket.  The California 2nd District Court of Appeals ruled against Francis in his appeal of a recent $19 million judgment. In 2012, casino mogul Steve Wynn, took Francis to court claiming slander.  The dispute arose from Francis’ statements on “Good Morning America,” where he claimed Wynn threatened to hit him in the head with a shovel and have him buried over a past debt.  Wynn argued that Francis’…
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