Lawsuit

February 01, 2019 - 12:00 pm
(KNX 1070) - The family of an elderly Air Force veteran has sued a hotel in Ontario, claiming the man died of Legionnaires' Disease that he got at the hotel. The family's attorney Brian Panish tells KNX the coroner found the disease strain was tracked last year to the pool of Best Western Plus...
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AP
December 20, 2018 - 7:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge declined to dismiss sexual assault charges against Harvey Weinstein Thursday, rejecting the latest push from the disgraced film producer's lawyers to have his indictment thrown out. Judge James Burke's ruling buoyed a prosecution that has appeared on rocky ground in...
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December 19, 2018 - 9:47 am
(KNX 1070) -- The City of Los Angeles, its Fire Department, and a black female firefighter are being sued for racial discrimination, harassment and workplace retaliation by a white male firefighter. The suit alleges that Ta'Ana Mitchell, a black female probationary firefighter, began a pattern of...
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AP
December 18, 2018 - 8:31 am
(CBS News) -- President Donald Trump has agreed to shut down his family's embattled Trump Foundation, following investigators' allegations the charity misused funds by directing them to Mr. Trump or his businesses. New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood said in a statement the Trump...
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December 14, 2018 - 10:06 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Los Angeles Community College District has agreed to settle a lawsuit brought by a Pierce College student against the school over student free speech rights, it was announced today. In the March 2017 lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles federal court, plaintiff Kevin Shaw alleged...
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November 27, 2018 - 2:48 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Residents of a North Long Beach mobile home park were collectively awarded $34.1 million in punitive damages today, bringing their total recovery to about $40 million in a lawsuit alleging the owners did little after they complained of squalid conditions. The same Los Angeles...
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AP
November 15, 2018 - 8:51 am
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College was sued Thursday for allegedly allowing three professors to create a culture in their department that encouraged drunken parties and subjected female students to harassment, groping and sexual assault. Seven women filed the lawsuit in federal court in New...
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AP
November 14, 2018 - 11:28 am
(CBS News) -- Fox News has filed an amicus brief in support of CNN's lawsuit against the Trump administration for pulling the "hard pass" for reporter Jim Acosta, which gives him access to the White House. Acosta's pass was suspended last week, hours after he sparred with the president in a press...
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USA Today
November 01, 2018 - 10:50 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A second former staffer for Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has filed a lawsuit against the city, alleging she faced retaliation after complaining that Huizar had an affair with a staffer and had instructed his aides to perform inappropriate tasks, it was reported today...
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October 23, 2018 - 4:44 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A former staffer for LA City Councilman Jose Huizar has filed suit claiming she was demoted after voicing concerns about an alleged affair he was having with a staffer and office practices she believes violated local, state and federal laws. (1/2) LA City Councilman @josehuizar has...
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