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June 20, 2014 4:00 PM

Dov Charney of American Apparel suffers an abrupt fall from grace

For years, Charney stood like a tabloid monument to fashion industry excess. But on Wednesday, the company that he founded in 1998 decided enough was enough. Worried that Charney had become a liability, the board ousted him from his roles as chairman and chief executive in a coup that leaves American Apparel facing an uncertain future.

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