Socks, a stray Labrador/retriever mix saved from the battle-scarred streets of
The rescue spanned four countries, three continents and multiple animal rescue organizations.
Mission K9 Rescue, a
At issue was a clause that said Socks should not "be used for any financial or promotional gain including but not limited to media appearances, public appearances, magazine articles, TV appearances, book, movie deals or any public event without the expressed written consent of MK9R."
Mission K9 attorney
Mission K9 did not explain how the stray dog found injured in
Bonavita denied Mission K9's request to transfer the case to
"That was a big relief, because I was so down in the dumps," Cohn said. "The judge did the right thing."
The nonprofit could file suit in
A clause in the agreement says the
Thomas previously said the charity was concerned that if Cohn didn't show up in
"Because the dog is here, the defendant is here, her lawyer is a
Hart argued that
Thomas also alleged LaHart lied to the judge by saying that Cohn's home is not in foreclosure, according to court documents. While there is a pending foreclosure case against Cohn and her husband, it is for an investment property they own in PGA National -- not their home in
Thomas said the foreclosure was for "the home where the dog is located," according to a hearing transcript.
Cohn said she and her husband were supporting family members with health issues but that they are paying what they owe on the rental property.
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