50 Cent Sued by Photographer for Allegedly Jacking His Photos
50 Cent is in legal trouble again. This time a photographer is suing the rap mogul for allegedly stealing a couple of photos and posting them on his Instagram account without his permission.
According to TMZ, Christopher Pasatieri claims that he has photographed Fif on numerous occasions and his pictures have been posted on the rapper’s IG page without his permission. He says that each of his photos generated over 42,000 likes.
Pasatieri submitted screen shots of the IG posts that features his photographs of 50 promoting his hit TV show Power and SMS Audio headphones. He claims that 50 never licensed the photos or asked for permission to post them on IG. One of the photos was taken while 50 Cent was performing with G-Unit at Citi Field.
Pasatieri is seeking undisclosed damages from 50 and Citi Field. Reps for 50 Cent had no comment on the matter.
Meanwhile, production is underway for the fifth season of Power. 50 Cent promises that he will will take Power to another next year. "Season 5 is where I prove to the world nothing on TV is better then POWER," he wrote on Instagram.