Lawsuit

AP
February 20, 2019 - 2:11 pm
(KNX 1070) - The family of Nicholas Sandmann, 16, the Covington Catholic High School junior whose confrontation with a Native American advocate in Washington D.C. went viral, is suing the Washington Post for $250 million in damages, arguing that the student was defamed, "targeted and bullied,"...
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February 12, 2019 - 3:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A half-dozen gay and bisexual men are suing USC and a physician, alleging he discriminated against and battered them while serving as the only full-time men's sexual health doctor at the Student Health Center. The plaintiffs are former USC students identified only as John Does...
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February 08, 2019 - 9:21 am
(KNX 1070) -- Some former high school athletes in Anaheim are suing the district, claiming teachers and administrators tried to hide the fact that students were being sexually assaulted. Anaheim Unified has not returned our request for comment. The lawsuit comes after a former water polo coach at...
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Dreamstime
February 07, 2019 - 2:47 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - An admitted registered sex offender is suing the Lancaster School District, alleging he is being wrongfully denied access to his child's school and to be involved in his son's education in defiance of the law. The man, identified only as John Doe in the Los Angeles Superior...
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February 05, 2019 - 11:46 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The city of Los Angeles and four former members of an elite police unit reached a settlement of the plaintiffs' whistleblower case, in which the officers alleged they were wrongfully subjected to adverse employment actions after complaining about a material change in their work...
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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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