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Carlos Pedraza
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 <fs smaller>​**TELL-ALL** Former //Axanar// director Robert Meyer Burnett takes producer Alec Peters to task in two year-end live chats on YouTube after Burnett said Peters threatened to sue him.</​fs>​ <fs x-small>//​Image/​Shawn O'​Halloran//</​fs>​ <fs smaller>​**TELL-ALL** Former //Axanar// director Robert Meyer Burnett takes producer Alec Peters to task in two year-end live chats on YouTube after Burnett said Peters threatened to sue him.</​fs>​ <fs x-small>//​Image/​Shawn O'​Halloran//</​fs>​
  
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-//It's been four and a half years since //[[Prelude to Axanar]]// and the [[Vulcan Scene]], exactly three years since the copyright [[lawsuit]] was filed and almost two years since that suit was settled. As **AxaMonitor** prepared for its 2018 Top 10 Axanar Stories retrospective,​ we were scrounging to find as many as 10 big stories.+//It's been four and a half years since //[[Prelude to Axanar]]// and the [[Vulcan Scene]], exactly three years since the copyright [[lawsuit]] was filed and almost two years since that suit was settled. As **AxaMonitor** prepared for its 2018 Top 10 Axanar Stories retrospective,​ we were scrounging to find as many as 10 big stories. ​\\ \\ That all changed on December 29 and 31, 2018, with two YouTube live chats in which former //​[[Axanar]]//​ director [[Robert Meyer Burnett]] took producer [[Alec Peters]] to task for failing to produce the two 15-minute Axanar short films in the nearly two years since the lawsuit settlement in January 2017.//
  
-That all changed on December 29 and 31, 2018, with two YouTube live chats in which former //​[[Axanar]]//​ director [[Robert Meyer Burnett]] took producer [[Alec Peters]] to task for failing to produce the two 15-minute Axanar short films in the nearly two years since the lawsuit settlement in January 2017.//+{{page>​draft}}
  
-===== Peters Threatens Burnett ​with Lawsuit ​=====+===== Peters Threatens Burnett =====
  
 **BURNETT SAID** the live chats were prompted by [[#peters attacks|threatened lawsuits]] from Peters alleging Burnett had stolen Axanar property and that the former director owed Peters $30,000 the producer had spent buying Burnett a new car and paying his rent and expenses. ​ **BURNETT SAID** the live chats were prompted by [[#peters attacks|threatened lawsuits]] from Peters alleging Burnett had stolen Axanar property and that the former director owed Peters $30,000 the producer had spent buying Burnett a new car and paying his rent and expenses. ​
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 ===== Live Chat 1: '​Axanar and Me' ===== ===== Live Chat 1: '​Axanar and Me' =====
  
-RMB comes across as honest and sincere and he pulls no punches regarding the fact that his motivation for coming forward, now, is in response to Alec contacting his business partner and telling him that he intends to destroy his reputation and ruin his life. It’s clear that he’s felt Alec was a useless sack for A LONG TIME, but like Christian Gossett, held his tongue out of courtesy until Alec made it personal.+**MOTIVES** ​RMB comes across as honest and sincere and he pulls no punches regarding the fact that his motivation for coming forward, now, is in response to Alec contacting his business partner and telling him that he intends to destroy his reputation and ruin his life. It’s clear that he’s felt Alec was a useless sack for A LONG TIME, but like Christian Gossett, held his tongue out of courtesy until Alec made it personal.
  
 The recurring theme of his criticism is the observation that Peters has produced nothing in the two years since the lawsuit settled and that he believes that the donors deserve the film they paid for. The recurring theme of his criticism is the observation that Peters has produced nothing in the two years since the lawsuit settled and that he believes that the donors deserve the film they paid for.