Ban On Letterman Lifted.A judge in New Mexico has lifted a restraining order on David Letterman sought by a woman who said he sent her coded messages by TV.The woman had obtained the order, accusing Letterman of mental cruelty over an 11 year period that resulted in her bankruptcy.Lettermans lawyers branded the claims as "absurd and frivolous", the judge who granted the ban in the first place accepted their request to rescind the order.Colleen Nestler asked for Mr Letterman to stay at least three metres (yards) away from her and not "think of me, and release me from his mental harassment and hammering".Nestler alleged Letterman had used code words, gestures and "eye expressions" to send her messages since she began sending him so called love thoughts, following his Late Show programme in 1993.Lettermans lawyer, argued that his client was entitled to a protection of his legal rights and a protection of his reputation, and further stated that the New Mexico court had no jurisdiction over Mr Letterman.

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