Nevermind baby's lawsuit against Nirvana dismissed

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A lawsuit brought by the man photographed as a baby for the cover of Nirvana's album Nevermind has been dismissed.

Thirty-year-old Spencer Elden sued surviving members of Nirvana and others in August 2021, alleging the classic 1991 album cover that showed him naked in a pool is child pornography. The cover famously depicts a baby chasing a dollar underwater, which Elden's lawyers claimed made him look "like a sex worker," Variety reports. He sought at least $150,000 from the defendants, including band members Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic and photographer Kirk Weddle, alleging he suffered emotional distress.

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