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T. Boone Pickens suing son for ‘cyber-bullying’

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STILLWATER, Okla. – One of Oklahoma’s wealthiest families is in the news again after T. Boone Pickens filed a lawsuit against his son for cyber-bullying.

Officials said Michael Pickens started a public blog that claimed his father was abusive and the reason behind his drug addiction.

Authorities allege he tweeted and emailed the blog to his family, friends and business acquaintances.

Now T. Boone Pickens, along with three of his children, are suing Michael for invasion of privacy, defamation, libel and harmful access by computer and extortion.