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April 06, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer today announced a settlement with a Chinese genetic testing company involving allegations it advertised and sold at-home COVID-19 testing kits that lacked U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval.
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January 29, 2020 - 2:04 pm
The prosecutor who pursued sexual assault charges against Kobe Bryant 17 years ago believes he would have won a conviction if the case had gone to trial and that the woman who accused Bryant would have received more support if the case had been filed in the current #MeToo environment.
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December 14, 2019 - 9:13 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom has rejected a $13.5 billion settlement that Pacific Gas & Electric struck just last week with thousands of people who lost homes, businesses and family members in a series of devastating fires that drove the nation's largest utility into...
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Harvey Weinstein, center, arrives for a court hearing, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 in New York
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December 11, 2019 - 12:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein’s bail was increased from $1 million to $5 million on Wednesday over allegations he violated his pretrial release conditions by mishandling or disabling his electronic ankle monitor dozens of times in recent months. According to the New York Times : "Weinstein and...
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 A general view of the sign outside a McDonalds drive through restaurant on November 12, 2019 in London, England.
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November 25, 2019 - 12:58 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — McDonald’s has agreed to a $26 million settlement of a long-running class-action lawsuit over wages and work conditions at corporate-run locations in California, the parties said Monday. The agreement, which estimates the settlement covers about 38,000 individuals, requires the...
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November 13, 2019 - 3:53 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California Edison has agreed to pay $360 million to local governments to settle lawsuits over deadly wildfires sparked by its equipment during the last two years, including one blamed for a mudslide that killed more than 20 people, the utility and attorneys announced...
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October 21, 2019 - 9:17 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — The nation's three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker reached a $260 million settlement with two Ohio counties Monday over the deadly havoc wreaked by opioids, striking a deal just hours before they were set to face a jury at the start of the first federal trial over...
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October 03, 2019 - 1:49 pm
A settlement of up to $800 million is expected for the victims of the Las Vegas massacre, according to lawyers for the victims. The settlement deal, announced Thursday morning, was between MGM Resorts and victims of the shooting and is between $735 million to $800 million. MGM's insurance company...
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September 13, 2019 - 7:46 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric and a group of insurers announced Friday they reached an $11 billion settlement to cover most of the claims from wildfires in California in 2017 and 2018. The utility said in a statement the tentative agreement covers 85% of the insurance claims from...
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August 28, 2019 - 1:49 pm
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada woman who spent 35 years in prison for a murder she didn't commit before she was exonerated by DNA evidence on a crime-scene cigarette butt will get $3 million in a partial settlement of a federal civil rights lawsuit, her lawyer said Wednesday. Cathy Woods, 68, will...
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