Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura talks to reporters at the Warren E. Burger Federal Building and United States Courthouse after a defamation hearing, Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Supreme Court Shoots Down Jesse Ventura’s Appeal In $1.8 Million ‘American Sniper’ Verdict
Jesse Ventura’s bid to reinstate a $1.8 million verdict against the Chris Kyle estate was swatted down by the Supreme Court.
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Family & Relationships
Chris Kyle’s Widow Discusses Life 3 Years After His Death
Taya Kyle was married to “American Sniper” Chris Kyle. Here’s how she is doing three years after his death.
An HBO photo from the miniseries "Generation Kill."
Entertainment
10 Facts From ‘Generation Kill’ That Make Us Love The Series Even More
“Generation Kill” lets the audience look behind the cammie netting at an elite Marine unit during the initial invasion of Iraq.
In this April 6, 2012, photo, former Navy SEAL and author of the book “American Sniper” poses in Midlothian, Texas.
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The 15-Foot Memorial Statue For Chris Kyle Is Set To Be Unveiled
After a year-long effort, Chris Kyle’s memorial statue will be unveiled near his birthplace in West Texas.
Kevin Lacz in Iraq
Entertainment
Ex-SEAL’s New Memoir Offers Brutally Honest Account Of Ramadi
Task & Purpose spoke with Kevin Lacz, a former member of SEAL Team Three, about the Battle of Ramadi, Chris Kyle, and his new memoir, “The Last Punisher.”
A photo composite shows Chris Kyle, left, former Navy SEAL and author of the book “American Sniper,” and former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, right.
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Court Overturns Verdict In ‘American Sniper’ Defamation Case
An appeals court threw out the $1.8 million award to Jesse Ventura and ordered a retrial in the “American Sniper” defamation case.
In this April 6, 2012, photo, former Navy SEAL and author of the book “American Sniper” poses in Midlothian, Texas.
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Navy Investigating Whether Chris Kyle Misrepresented His Combat Awards
The probe comes in the wake of an investigation that highlights Navy personnel documents showing Kyle earned only one Silver Star and three Bronze Stars.
Bradley Coopers portrays Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle in the new film "American Sniper."
Entertainment
Why Hollywood Screws Up Its Portrayals Of The Military
The Hollywood inaccuracies that veterans hate so much are not so easily avoided.