Lawsuit

(Photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Garcetti Joins Court Effort To Oppose Lawsuit Over Immigration Reform

Mayor Eric Garcetti was among more than 30 mayors to go to court Monday in an effort to oppose a lawsuit to block President Obama’s immigration reform plan.

2 hours ago

(Getty Images)

Woman Claims Son’s Suicide Caused By Pasadena Target Store’s ‘Walk Of Shame’

A woman is suing Target, alleging her son committed suicide after being forced to take part in a humiliating disciplinary event in front of co-workers and customers at the Pasadena store where he worked as a cashier.

01/23/2015

(credit: CBS)

Lawsuit Filed Against Culver City School District Over Sexual Assaults

A lawsuit has been filed against the Culver City Unified School District on behalf of a teenager who alleges she was sexually assaulted by members of her high school football team.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2015

(credit: CBS)

Former Long Beach Police Officer Says Department Fired Him For Being Gay

The department says Brent Record actually lost his job because he was afraid to handle the most serious of calls

01/15/2015

(credit: CBS)

Beverly Hills Sergeant Suing Department Again Over Whitney Houston Death Investigation

A Beverly Hills sergeant who sued the department over Whitney Houston’s death has filed another lawsuit.

01/03/2015

(credit: CBS)

Amid Scrutiny, Uber Says It Will Focus More On Safety

Uber’s head of global safety wrote in a blog post Wednesday that in 2015 the company will “build new safety programs and intensify others.”

12/17/2014

(Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Hotel Groups Sue City Of LA Over $15 Minimum Wage

The City of Los Angeles Tuesday was being sued in federal court by two hotel industry groups challenging the recent passage of a $15.37 per hour minimum wage for employees.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2014

A movie called "The Interview" officially opened with none of the stars giving interviews on the red carpet. (credit: CBS)

Hackers Who Attacked Sony Pictures Evoke 9/11 In New Threat

A group claiming to be behind the cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment issued a rambling threat Tuesday against theaters planning to show the upcoming film “The Interview,” and said people considering going to the movie should “remember the 11th of September 2001.”

12/16/2014

(Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Lawyer: Witnesses Back Sex-Abuse Claim Against Cosby

A lawyer for a woman who says Bill Cosby sexually abused her when she was 15 stated in a recent court filing that he has interviewed two witnesses who corroborate her story.

12/15/2014

(credit: Ford Family)

LAPD Chief, Mayor Garcetti Reiterate Promise To Release Ezell Ford Autopsy By Year’s End

At a news conference, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck and Mayor Eric Garcetti reiterate a promise they’ve been making since last month to release the autopsy in the police shooting death of Ezell Ford.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/15/2014

(credit: Attorney Moseley Collins)

Woman Sues Hospital After Developing Disease That Required Amputation Of Her Fingers, Toes

A woman has filed a lawsuit against City of Hope National Medical Center after she claims doctors failed to give her vaccinations that could have prevented her from developing a life-altering disease.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2014

(credit: CBS)

Ex-‘Top Model’ Sues Tyra Banks Alleging Show Denied Her Top Prize Because Of Escort Past

Angelea Preston is seeking at least $3 million in the lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court.

12/10/2014

(credit: CBS)

California Prosecutors Sue Uber; Lyft Settles

Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey partnered with Gascon in a probe of the nascent ridesharing industry. A third company — Sidecar — is still under investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/09/2014

Mexican-American singer and television star Jenni Rivera died on Dec. 9, 2012 in a plane crash. She was 43. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for LARAS)

Jenni Rivera’s Estate Sues Over Fatal Plane Crash

Rivera’s estate filed the negligence lawsuit against Starwood Management Inc. in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday.

12/08/2014

(credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for the Jackie Robinson Foundation)

Passage Of Time Makes Proving Cosby Claims Tough

Any case against Bill Cosby — who in recent weeks has seen a flurry of decades-old sexual assault allegations, a lawsuit and a police investigation into a molestation claim — would rely on conflicting testimony, and possibly jurors’ emotions, legal experts say.

12/07/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,201 other followers