Shepard Fairey pleads guilty to contempt in Obama “Hope” poster case
Its a sordid ending for an uplifting image: Shepard Fairey, the Los Angeles street artist behind Barack Obamas famous Hope campaign poster, pleaded guilty Friday to criminal contempt for destroying and fabricating evidence in a copyright case with the Associated Press (AP).
By Alanna ByrneFebruary 27, 2012
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