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Lindsay Lohan sues Pitbull

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Lindsay Lohan has slapped rapper Pitbull with a lawsuit for poking fun at her in the lyrics of his single "Give Me Everything."

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In the song, co-written by Ne-Yo, the hip-hop star rhymes, "Hustlers move aside, so I'm tiptoeing, keep flowin'/I got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan" -- and the actress isn't happy about her name being featured in the song.

A new lawsuit filed on Lohan's behalf reads, "The lyrics, by virtue of its wide appeal, condemnation, excoriation, disparaging or defamatory statements by the defendants about the plaintiff are destined to do irreparable harm to the plaintiff." The documents, which have been obtained by TMZ.com, go on to suggest Lohan is "a professional actor of good repute and standing in the Screen Actors Guild", and her lawyers state she is suing under "the New York civil rights laws, which protects people from having their name exploited for commercial purposes".

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Lohan's attorney in the case, Stephanie Ovadia, tells E! News, "The problem is they used her name without compensation in the song, and confused the public about whether or not she was a collaborator." 

The suit seeks an injunction to stop the broadcasting of the song. It also seeks unspecified damages.

Lohan is attempting to repair her image and reputation following a string of legal woes over the past 18 months, which resulted in stints behind bars, in rehab and at her Venice, California property under house arrest.

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Jun 2, 2012 6:42PM
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You mean Pitbull does something besides look cocky in beer commercials?
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