Marilyn Manson, former bandmate settle lawsuit

In this photo taken on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, singer Marilyn Manson poses on the press line at the Scream Awards in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

December 28, 2009 6:07:07 PM PST
A contentious lawsuit between Marilyn Manson and former bandmate Stephen Bier has been settled without the multimillion judgment the keyboardist initially sought, court records show.