It seems like Barney’s family could use a great big hug! (And maybe a kiss from me to you.) Sheryl Leach, who invented everyone’s favorite (or least favorite) purple dinosaur in 1992, and her son Patrick Leach, 27, were served with a lawsuit for assault and battery and negligence, E! News reports. On the morning of January 9, Sheryl’s neighbor Eric Shanks alleges in the lawsuit, Patrick was in his car on Sheryl’s property when he “intentionally and...