Lawsuit

AP
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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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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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October 28, 2019 - 12:28 pm
A St. Louis County police sergeant who said the department passed him over for promotions because he is gay was awarded $19 million in a discrimination lawsuit on Friday. Sgt. Keith Wildhaber, who filed the lawsuit against the St. Louis County Police Department in 2017, said he was told to "tone...
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October 23, 2019 - 2:18 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Rose McGowan filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday alleging that Harvey Weinstein and two of his former attorneys engaged in racketeering to silence her and shut down her career before she accused him of rape. The suit filed in Los Angeles names as defendants Weinstein,...
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October 23, 2019 - 9:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is suing to topple California as an international leader against climate change. The Justice Department filed a civil complaint Wednesday against California Gov. Gavin Newsom and others. The suit charges that California exceeded its authority when it...
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CBS News
October 09, 2019 - 10:04 am
A Philadelphia jury has ordered medical company, Johnson & Johnson, to pay $8 billion in punitive damages in the case of a man who said he developed breasts after taking the company's antipsychotic drug Risperdal as a child. The case is unrelated to a string of big-money lawsuits the company is...
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CNS News
October 04, 2019 - 11:18 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who alleged he was subjected to harassing conduct and retaliation for questioning the accuracy of his trainers' police reports and their reasons for stopping suspects was awarded $8.1 million by a jury today. A Los Angeles Superior Court...
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