CSA Members Speak Out in Support of Casting Directors Accused of Charging Actors for Auditions

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More than 90 members of the
Casting Society of America have signed an open letter decrying the LA City Attorney's "misguided" prosecution of the operators of five local casting workshops – and 18 casting directors – accused of charging actors for auditions in violation of the state's Talent Scam Prevention Act of 2009. If convicted of the misdemeanor, each could face up to a year in jail and a $10,000 fine. The City Attorney brought the charges in February, and in March…