Bret Michaels sues Tony Awards over 2009 mishap

Bret Michaels performs during Muhammad Ali Celebrity Fight Night XVII on Saturday March. 19, 2011, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Darryl Webb)

March 25, 2011 11:17:04 PM PDT
Bret Michaels sued CBS Broadcasting and the organizers of the Tony Awards on Friday over a 2009 mishap that resulted in him being hit in the head by a set piece, claiming the accident contributed to a brain hemorrhage that nearly killed him.