Judge tosses most lawsuit by Mariah Carey's brother over singer's memoir

New York judge dismissed most of defamation lawsuit by Mariah Carey's brother over her 2020 best-selling memoir

Supreme Court in Manhattan said Morgan Carey can sue his sister over passages suggesting he distributed cocaine

 to "the beautiful people," and implying he might have "been-in-the-system" -- in prison -- for a serious crime

But the judge dismissed claims over seven other passages from "The Meaning of Mariah Carey,

including one discussing a fight between Morgan Carey and the Careys' father that required police intervention.

The judge also dismissed claims against the memoir's publishers, saying it wasn't clear