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'Brokeback' Star to Raise Funds to Keep Nets Out of Brooklyn

Heath Ledger, Australian-born star of "Brokeback Mountain" and "The Patriot" among others, expects to do some fund-raising to help his neighbors stop Bruce Ratner's plans for Atlantic Yards. The Nets' new arena is the centerpiece of the planned $4.2 billion mini-city in downtown Brooklyn. Ledger and his wife, actress Michelle Williams, are Brooklyn residents who had previously lent their names to anti-Ratner efforts.