Frances Bean Cobain Wins Her Father's Publicity Rights

By Sasha Hecht

In a "Well, we all knew that was coming" legal decision, 19-year-old Frances Bean Cobain has ousted her mother as controller of Kurt Cobain's name, likeness, appearance, and intellectual property rights, citing Love's pervasive history of being a total fucking nutjob. Hmm, wonder what tipped them off. Was it Courtney taking to Twitter to maniacally attack former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl as a "gross old man macking on kurt cobains (sic) only child?"  Was it the untimely death of Frances's cat and dog as a direct result of her mother's "negligence"? Maybe it had something to do with Love slinging lawsuits at the goddamn Muppets. Whatever it was, Frances is now the sole proprietor of her late father's image. Talk about teenage rebellion.

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