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Sir Elton John is suing editors at British newspaper The Times for libel over allegations of tax avoidance.
Legal papers obtained by the Bbc claim a June (12) article implied the rocker had been advised to engage in an immoral tax scheme by a former accountant.
The Times bosses have since published a correction, acknowledging the accountant in the piece had never been employed by Sir Elton, but the Rocket Man's lawyer insists the four-line follow-up was "wholly inadequate".
In court documents, his attorney, William MCCormick, reveals his client is concerned about the affect of the Times article on his charity work, stating, "The allegations are particularly damaging to the claimant's reputation in the sphere of charity fundraising."
Sir Elton's lawyers claim the article and the correction have caused the rock star "severe damage to his reputation and personal distress and embarrassment".
They are seeking damages for "the sense of insult and injury".


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theresa krasnuik

times magazine could you put another story of elton john, will he accept your invitation I am curious to do an story of him in your magazine? now as he is sueing you already,l was thinking what kind of magazine, writes stuff about sir elton john, without his total respect, and every word of how is is feeling or what he is doing in his life? who can say only sir elton, what are you writing about who? who's the truth here? he is in his piano life, whats behind the scens, is in love with his piaano, ? I don't understand whats really going on, how are we to know? I love the photogs of elton john, cuz I'm his greatest fan, as Fiona, the Shriek didn't you are you that dumb know he's Shreik?storyes come from everywhere, but disrespect isn't right, working so hard, truthes are important always,everytime, so his piano, and his photograph of him playing, would have been more appropriate for a Rock Star, thats what he really wanted to show everyone, behind the scenes is an private life, but anyhow, what shows, everybody his him, he thats is what and where the dissappointments of the Time Magazine is lieing, you see the whole picture of him piano, singing, what gives? hopefully I'll find out too, as I want to know too, as Elson from Sundown, I'm his greatest fan, maybe buttterfly song, he's singing abou tmy mother, and my father Saturday, why? its very interesting remeber this, that the people itself is where its at in ingenious work. ok. yeah, he deserves an apology, I"m wondering what he will say.?can't you get it,? my?moms one of her last words before she passed on was you didn't make it. whats that to mean? don't you love his music? isn't it too wonderful? just imagine, we can't to be a Rockstar. He's a Rockstar, not anything else. thats what its really about. Oh my God. what have you done?
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