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ACLU Urges Feds To Deny Funding For LAPD Body Cameras

The Los Angeles Police Department’s effort to equip officers with body cameras has run up against an unlikely obstacle: the ACLU of Southern California.

09/03/2015

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Nestle Sued Over Alleged Use Of Slave Labor In Cat Food Supply Chain

Nestle SA was sued in Los Angeles on Thursday over allegations that its Fancy Feast cat food contains fish from a Thai supplier that uses slave labor.

08/27/2015

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Prosecutors Say Uber Claims About Thorough Background Checks Are Misleading

“We have come to learn that they have drivers who are convicted sex offenders, identity thieves, burglars, kidnappers, and a convicted murderer, and this is just in LA alone,” said the San Francisco DA.

08/19/2015

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Shannen Doherty’s Lawsuit Reveals She Has Breast Cancer

Actress Shannen Doherty revealed in a lawsuit filed Wednesday that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

08/19/2015

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Judge Gives Preliminary OK To $92.5 Million Settlement In Phone Tax Lawsuit

If you used a phone in the city of Los Angeles between October of 2005 and March of 2008, you might have some cash coming to you.

08/14/2015

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Cal Poly Student Sues University Over Free Speech Dispute

Cal Poly Pomona must now pay a costly settlement after a student sued the school over being told he could not hand out pamphlets without a permit.

08/11/2015

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Lawsuits Over 2013 Reality Show Helicopter Crash Settled

Lawsuits over a 2013 helicopter crash that killed three men during the filming of a reality television show for the Discovery Channel have been settled, court records show.

08/11/2015

SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 19: (2nd L) Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers and V. Stiviano watch the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.

Donald Sterling Sues Former Companion Stiviano, Website Over Recording Release

Donald Sterling, former owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, has filed a lawsuit against former companion V. Stiviano and the website TMZ.com over the release of a recorded conversation in which Sterling made racially charged comments.

08/10/2015

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Attorney: Lawsuit Accusing Bobbi Kristina’s Ex Of Contributing To Her Death ‘False, Slanderous’

The lawsuit accuses Nick Gordon of giving Brown a “toxic cocktail” and putting her face-down in water.

08/08/2015

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Bill Cosby Ordered To Give Deposition In Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

Bill Cosby has been ordered to give a sworn deposition in October in a lawsuit filed by a woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by the comedian at the Playboy Mansion in 1974, when she was 15 years old, attorney Gloria Allred said Wednesday.

08/05/2015

Charly Leundeu Keunang was killed in a March 1 confrontation with LAPD officers. (Photo courtesy Ventura County Sheriff's Department)

Family Of Cameroon Man Shot By Police On Skid Row Files Lawsuit

The family of a mentally ill homeless man killed by Los Angeles police on Skid Row sued Wednesday, contesting officers’ claim that the man reached for one of their guns and calling it “a classic case of abuse of power and deadly force.”

08/05/2015

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Family Of San Fernando Woman Files Suit Against Funeral Home Alleging Burial Mix-Up

The family of a San Fernando woman has filed suit alleging that a funeral home buried the woman in the wrong grave, at the wrong time, and in the wrong cemetery.

07/24/2015

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Judge Rules California Cab Companies Can Sue Uber Over Ads

A federal judge has ruled California taxicab companies can sue competitor Uber over advertising statements that it offers the safest rides on the road.

07/18/2015

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Only On 9: Former Rite Aid Manager Gets Nearly $9M In Settlement After Harassment, Termination

The jury found that Rite Aid acted in malice when they fired him in 2013.

07/17/2015

Actor Tom Selleck attends the 2nd Annual Paleyfest of 'Blue Bloods' at the Paley Center For Media on October 18, 2014 in New York, New York. (credit: Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images)

California Water District OKs Tom Selleck’s Settlement Offer

A Southern California water district voted Wednesday night to accept Tom Selleck’s offer of more than $21,000 to settle a lawsuit accusing the “Magnum, P.I.” star of taking water he wasn’t entitled to for his 60-acre ranch.

07/15/2015

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