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Judge: 'To Catch a Predator' is entrapment

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Man featured on show has case tossed outA California man accused of being a sexual predator after a TV sting has had his case thrown out. Joseph Roisman, now 26, appeared on the Dateline NBC show “To Catch a Predator” in 2006, where he was caught on tape showing up at a home to allegedly […]

NBC settles "Predator" lawsuit

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NBC has decided to settle a lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed that the “To Catch A Predator” show had caused her brother to kill himself after he was accused of inappropriate behavior. She was originally seeking $105 million. Patricia Conradt’s lawsuit had claimed her brother, a suburban Dallas prosecutor, fatally shot himself after […]