01/28/2015 10:09 am ET

Sly Stone Wins $5M In Lawsuit Against Ex-Manager After Period Of Homelessness

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Legendary funk artist Sly Stone, who sued his former manager and an entertainment attorney, saying they diverted and misappropriated royalties owed him for more than 20 years, was awarded $5 million by a Los Angeles jury Tuesday.

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