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California Supreme Court Denies Nicollette Sheridan in “Desperate Housewives” Case

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The California Supreme Court has denied Nicollette Sheridan’s appeal in her “Desperate Housewives” wrongful termination case.

It’s the latest setback for the actress, whose years-long legal battle against ABC and Touchstone Television concerns her 2009 firing from “Desperate Housewives” following several seasons.

Judge Declares Mistrial in Nicollette Sheridan Desperate Housewives Trial

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After two weeks of testimony, a deadlocked jury led the judge in Nicollette Sheridan’s “Desperate Housewives” case to declare a mistrial on Monday.

The jurors, who had been deliberating since Wednesday, told Judge Elizabeth Allen White this morning that they were still stuck at 8-4 in favor of Sheridan’s claim that she was wrongfully fired from the ABC series.

Nicollette Sheridan Battery Claim Dismissed in Desperate Housewives Trial

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Nicollette Sheridan‘s battery claim was dismissed from her lawsuit against “Desperate Housewives” creator Marc Cherry and ABC on Tuesday.

Judge Elizabeth Allen White ruled that the prosecution did not sufficiently meet the standard of proof for battery.

Marc Cherry: I “Tapped” Nicollette Sheridan

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Marc Cherry, the “Desperate Housewives” creator and executive producer, who “hit” Nicollette Sheridan in 2008, took the stand today and tesfitied that it was nothing more than a tap.

He further told the court that he absolutely had not “walloped” her, as Sheridan had claimed.

Nicollette Sheridan Testifies: Desperate Housewives Creator Marc Cherry Hit Me

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Nearly two years after filing a wrongful termination lawsuit against “Desperate Housewives” creator Marc Cherry, Nicollette Sheridan testified in court on Thursday that the TV executive forcefully struck her on her head.

“Desperate Housewives” Cast Was “Not Completely” Shocked Series is Ending

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“Desperate Housewives” will end after this season, ABC officially confirmed today.

“All good things eventually come to an end, and in the eighth and final season, the stakes for everyone on Wisteria Lane are at an all-time high,” the network said in a release.

Nicollette Sheridan Drops Abuse Claims from $20 Million Lawsuit

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Back in April, after Nicollette Sheridan was let go from “Desperate Housewives,” the actress sued the show’s creator Marc Cherry, accusing him of having once hit her on the set. Today, Sheridan agreed to drop the physical abuse charge in exchange for her not having to undergo a physical and psychological examination. Interesting, right?

Nicollette Sheridan and ABC dig in deep against each other

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On the heels of Nicollette Sheridan filing a $20 million lawsuit against “Desperate Housewives” creator Marc Cherry, in which she alleged he “took her aside and forcefully hit her with his hand across her face and head,” ABC has responded. And so did her lawyer. So, who do you believe?

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