Mickey Rooney's suit against stepson alleges theft

In this Thursday, May 19, 2011 file photo, Actor Mickey Rooney, is seen here during a portrait session in Los Angeles. Rooney has accused his stepson and others of stealing his income and abusing him in a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

September 16, 2011 7:00:24 AM PDT
Mickey Rooney is suing his stepson and others on allegations that they tricked him into thinking he was on the brink of poverty while defrauding him out of millions and bullying him into continuing to work.