Lawsuit

Bill Cosby

Cosby Lawyer Argues Unsealing Documents In 2005 Sex-Assault Lawsuit Would Be ‘Terribly Embarrassing’

“Why would he be embarrassed by his own version of the facts?” Judge Robreno asked.

06/27/2015

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Jury Awards $40 Million In Suit Over TGI Friday’s Killing

Thirty-three-year-old Orlando Jordan was killed during an argument at the Riverside restaurant in 2009. Two men pleaded guilty to assault with a deadly weapon.

06/20/2015

77-year-old Manard Giles (pictured) was killed in a wrong-way collision in Acton in 2013. (CBS)

Family Of Pastor Killed In 2013 Wrong-Way Crash Sues Hollywood Nightclub

The family of a Lancaster pastor says a Hollywood nightclub allegedly returned the truck and keys back to the man accused of causing a deadly 2013 accident that killed Manard Giles and injured two others.

06/19/2015

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Settlement Reached In Lawsuit Alleging Rockets’ Harden Punched Lakers Fan

A fan who allegedly taunted one of the NBA’s premier players has reportedly paid off.

06/17/2015

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Grad Students File Lawsuit Over Alleged Sexual Harassment By UCLA Professor

Two UCLA graduate students are seeking legal action after university officials allegedly ignored their complaints over a professor accused of sexual misconduct.

06/16/2015

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Award-Winning Teacher Allegedly Removed Over Mark Twain Quote Threatens Suit

Only on CBS2/KCAL9, Rafe Esquith’s attorney fires back at the Los Angeles Unified School District, saying the allegations are ruining a great man’s reputation for no reason.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/15/2015

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Marijuana Patients Sue Santa Ana Over Dispensary Raid

Attorney Matthew Pappas filed the lawsuit in federal court Monday against the city, Mayor Miguel Pulido and nearly a dozen other employees.

06/15/2015

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Author’s Lawsuit Over Hit Film ‘Gravity’ Dealt Setback

Bestselling author Tess Gerritsen’s lawsuit over the 2013 film “Gravity” is flawed and must be amended if she wants to continue seeking millions in profits from the blockbuster, a federal judge has ruled.

06/15/2015

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California Settles Heat-Death Lawsuits, Agrees To Improve

Family members of two farm workers who died from suspected heat-related illnesses and a labor union have settled their lawsuits against California on the condition that the state do more to ensure laborers are safe when temperatures rise.

06/10/2015

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Woman In Wheelchair Sues Airline Alleging She Had To Crawl Up Stairs To Board Flight

A woman in a wheelchair is suing American Airlines claiming she was forced to crawl up stairs without help to get onto a plane bound for Los Angeles International Airport.

06/09/2015

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Snoop Dogg Sues Beer-Maker Pabst Over Sale Profits

Snoop Dogg sued Pabst Brewing Co. on Monday, claiming the beer-maker owes him a portion of its proceeds from the company’s sale to Oasis Beverages.

06/08/2015

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San Marino High Student Claims Teachers Failed To Report Rape Allegations

The lawsuit filed last week against the San Marino Unified School District in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges gender discrimination and seeks unspecified damages.

06/08/2015

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Downey Teacher Sues District Claiming They Allowed Students To Harass Her On Twitter

Amy Sulkis said she had to leave her job because of the stress.

06/04/2015

Drought And Aquifers

California Farmers Sue Over Contaminated Water Aquifers

A group of farmers and others in Central California’s Kern County is suing state officials and oil executives over contaminated underground water aquifers.

06/03/2015

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Inglewood Sues Activist Who Criticized Mayor On Video

A local man is taking on the city of Inglewood in a vocal way as the city remains involved in a bitter legal battle with a number of its own citizens. The mayor of Inglewood is one of the key figures in the dispute, as the citizens and their attorneys say that this is an issue of free speech.

06/02/2015

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