(Sabah Newspaper, 2 May 2013)
Not the mayor of Batman
Batman city has come onto the world's agenda
with an interesting lawsuit. The city of Batman's
former mayor, Huseyin Kalkan, filed suit against
the Batman film series that has earned millions of
dollars at the box office.
(Former) Mayor Kalkan of Batman
Mayor Kalkan claimed in the suit that the filmmakers
were using his city's name to earn money. His suit
aganst the film's producers, Christopher Nolan and
Warner Bros., earned a spot on the list of the world's
most interesting lawsuits.
Although everyone found the suit to be 'interesting',
it ensured that the province of Batman would become
famous around the world.
Batman, the province (not the superhero).