Lawsuit

KNX 1070
November 19, 2019 - 12:26 pm
A woman is suing the Archdiocese of Los Angeles under a new state law which gives survivors of childhood sexual abuse more time to file claims. "I am standing up for all the people who have been sexually assaulted," Aimee Galicia Torres said. She accuses Father Honesto Bismonte of sexually abusing...
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November 18, 2019 - 3:06 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California appeals court will likely give new life to lawsuits filed by two men who accused Michael Jackson of molesting them when they were boys. In a tentative ruling Monday, the 2nd District Court of Appeal said lawsuits from James Safechuck and Wade Robson should be...
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Ameera Butt
November 18, 2019 - 1:46 pm
Burger King has been touting selling an Impossible Burger Whooper recently that caters to the vegans and vegetarians alike -- but some are not happy. Specifically, some vegans are suing the fast-food chain because they claim the burgers are made on the same grills where meat is cooked. The story...
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November 13, 2019 - 9:45 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's first-in-the-nation law requiring publicly held companies to put women on their boards of directors is facing a second legal challenge. The law requires publicly traded companies to have at least one woman on their boards by year’s end. By 2021, boards with...
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November 12, 2019 - 8:27 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Tuesday that a survivor and relatives of victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting can pursue their lawsuit against the maker of the rifle used to kill 26 people. The justices rejected an appeal from Remington Arms that argued it should be...
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November 11, 2019 - 5:16 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The widow of a passenger who died in a fiery dive boat disaster that killed 34 people in the waters off California sued the vessel's owners Monday. Christine Dignam, whose husband, Justin Dignam, died when the Conception caught fire Sept. 2 off the Santa Barbara coast, claimed...
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November 08, 2019 - 2:10 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — O.J. Simpson is suing a Las Vegas hotel-casino that banned him in November 2017, alleging that unnamed employees defamed him by telling a celebrity news site he had been drunk, disruptive and unruly. Simpson, on parole in Nevada for a 2008 conviction for armed robbery and assault...
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CBS News
November 04, 2019 - 1:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An advice columnist who says President Donald Trump raped her in a department store dressing room in the 1990s sued him Monday for calling her a liar he had never even met. E. Jean Carroll's lawsuit, filed Monday in New York, says Trump "smeared her integrity, honesty and dignity —...
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KNX 1070
October 31, 2019 - 2:43 pm
The family of a 9-year-old boy is suing the Los Angeles Unified School District claiming he suffered emotional distress and humiliation after wetting himself because he was denied access to the bathroom at school. According to the lawsuit, the boy’s 3rd-grade teacher at Manhattan Place Elementary...
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October 29, 2019 - 12:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota and 10 smaller automakers are siding with the Trump administration in a lawsuit over whether California has the right to set its own greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy standards. The companies said Monday they will intervene in a...
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