Company can’t sell “Electric Hendrix Vodka”

A federal judge in Seattle has told a company illegally hawking goods using Jimi Hendrix name to yank them from the shelves.  The company also owes the Jimi Hendrix estate $3.2 million.  The Jimi Hendrix estate didn’t want to sell Jimi’s likeness on alcoholic products because, “because drugs and alcohol have been claimed to be a factor in Jimi Hendrix’s untimely death.”

Judge order courtesy Courthousenews

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4 Responses to “Company can’t sell “Electric Hendrix Vodka””

  1. joey reyes Says:

    If 6 was 9 it would still be a crime, just because he don’t live today.

  2. Jerry Says:

    I gots mine: JetCityOrange.com/Hendrix-Vodka

  3. Dino Says:

    Jimi hendrix was a drug addict, not a booze hound.

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