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on 10-19-2012 06:10 PM
Seller will not answer my messages to take down posting.
on 10-21-2012 07:57 AM
You might try to message the seller and suggest they do a google search for an authentic picture, but other than that not much you can do.
on 10-21-2012 07:47 AM
I wouldn't care if the photo was of my brother, but the fact that he was 10 years old in 1969 CLEARLY makes it not him. So to me it is fraud and should be taken down or at least re-listed with different info.
on 10-19-2012 06:19 PM
Do you have the Item Number of this listing?
on 10-20-2012 03:02 PM
it seems that the photo is an old press photo...don't know whether or not that puts it in the public domain, or if the original publisher owns the rights to it.
I doubt very much that ebay will remove it just because you are related to the subject in the photo.
if you are that bothered by it being listed, you may want to contact an attorney.
on 10-19-2012 06:30 PM
A photo of your brother?
ONLY the rights owner can register as a VERO member - and then report to ebay that listing - and ebay will take the listing down.
Anyone else complaining about it - means nothing.
on 10-20-2012 03:10 PM
Compare the photo in that listing with the photo here: