Judge rejects gag order request in Paula Deen case

Chef Paula Dean poses in the press room at the 2010 CMT Music Awards, in Nashville, Tenn. on Wednesday, June 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)

March 7, 2012 7:43:29 AM PST
A Georgia judge has rejected a request for a gag order restricting pre-trial comments in a sexual harassment lawsuit against celebrity chef Paula Dean's companies.