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Belize archaeology director sues makers of “Indiana Jones” over crystal skull

By Slickrock Adventures on December 14, 2012

From the Hollywood Reporter

On Wednesday, one of the most entertaining lawsuits of the year was filed in Illinois federal court. It comes from Dr. Jaime Awe, director of the Institute of Archeology of Belize. This real-life Indiana Jones is suing on behalf of the nation of Belize over the Crystal Skull artifact, popularized in the 2008 Steven Spielberg film “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,” Awe is demanding the return of the Crystal Skull from a treasure-hunting family that allegedly stole it 88 years ago from Belize.

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