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Elton John’s Ex-Wife Launches Legal Action Against Singer For Writing About Their Marriage In Autobiography

By Katie Scott, 2 hours ago Elton John’s ex-wife Renate Blauel has taken legal action against the singer in London’s High Court. Blauel, a German sound engineer, filed papers last month to seek an injunction against the “Tiny Dancer” singer, to whom she was married from 1984 to 1988. The Independent reported Blauel was suing John for £3 million (around C$5.1 million) after he mentioned her in several sections in his Me autobiography. The mentions reportedly broke the terms of agreement made when they divorced 32 years ago, with the court documents stating the musician had allegedly agreed to remove certain passages before publication. Bauel claimed the passages triggered existing mental health problems. Billboard previously reported that “such cases are typic...