Katie Holmes Star magazine lawsuit settled

The lawsuit involving Toledo native Katie Holmes over a Star magazine cover story that read Katie DRUG SHOCKER! has been settled.

Holmes sued Star publishers American Media Inc. for a January magazine that suggested Holmes was a drug addict. Holmes was suing for $50 million in damages, though a financial settlement was not released. The magazine did say it would make a substantial donation to charity for any harm that we (American Media) may have caused.

Star magazine has issued an apology to the actress on a recent cover stating did not intend to suggest that Ms. Holmes was a drug addict or was undergoing treatment for drug addiction.

Holmes has accepted Star TMs apology.

(The Associated Press contributed to this story.)