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Nonprofit Says Former Director To Pay $869K To Settle Suit

The group Lay Mission-Helpers says its former director of development has agreed to pay more than $869,000 to settle an embezzlement lawsuit it brought against him.

10/03/2014

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Giants Fan Bryan Stow Sues Dodgers Again

An attorney for Bryan Stow, the gravely injured Giants fan who won a multimillion-dollar damage suit against the Dodgers, has sued the team again, claiming it is trying to recoup $3.4 million in insurance payments from Stow for his medical care after a beating.

09/30/2014

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Law Extends Time For Childhood Sex-Abuse Charges

Sex-abuse victims will have more time to pursue criminal charges against offenders under a bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.

09/30/2014

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Funeral Home Sues LA Archdiocese For $250M

A funeral home is suing the Archdiocese of Los Angeles for at least $250 million, alleging the archdiocese wants to cheat it out of business at six Roman Catholic cemeteries.

09/30/2014

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Judge Rejects Claims Of Witness-Tampering By LAUSD In Miramonte Civil Suit

Attorney Luis Carrillo was expected to argue the school district is allegedly trying to get the witness to “correct” erroneous statements about claims linked to the troubled school.

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Family Of Calvary Chapel Founder Files Lawsuit Alleging Elder Abuse, Wrongful Takeover

The family of the late founder of Orange County’s Calvary Chapel has filed a lawsuit against the church, claiming elder abuse and wrongful takeover of his property.

09/29/2014

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‘Bait & Switch’ Suit Alleges Health Insurers Mislead Consumers

A lawsuit filed against Cigna and Blue Shield of California claims that health insurers engaged in a “bait and switch” scheme that left patients with a stack of medical bills and no coverage.

09/25/2014

This screenshot shows a character that resembles Manuel Noriega in "Call of Duty: Black Ops II." (Courtesy YouTube)

Giuliani Takes On Ex-Panamanian Dictator Noreiga In ‘Call Of Duty’ Lawsuit

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani says a lawsuit filed by attorneys for a notorious former Panamanian dictator is an “attack on free speech.”

09/22/2014

Stephanie Charles said Abercrombie & Fitch terminated her for bring too old and pregnant. (credit: CBS)

Only On 2: Ex-Abercrombie Employee Says She Was Terminated For Pregnancy, Age

Stephanie Charles said they weren’t downsizing. They wanted someone younger and more attractive in her job.

09/12/2014

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American Apparel Settles Worker Death Suit For $1M

The Orange County district attorney’s office announced the settlement Tuesday. The worker’s daughter will receive $150,000 of the money – the rest covers civil penalties and the cost of the accident’s investigation.

09/09/2014

Shantel Jackson is suing her ex for assault, emotional distress and defamation. (credit: CBS)

Former Mayweather Fiancee Sues Fighter For Invasion Of Privacy, Defamation, Assault

She reportedly told Mayweather that she was pregnant with his twins. Jackson said he asked to see a sonogram as proof.

09/04/2014

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New Neighbors Sue Couple Over Trees To Gain View

A heartbroken couple had to have eight trees on their property cut down after their new neighbors successfully sued, claiming the trees were obstructing the view of the valley below.

09/02/2014

Roberto Aguilar Batista died while in custody. (credit: the Luna family)

Family Of Immigrant Detainee Sues President Obama, Government For Wrongful Death

Nancy Luna fought back tears Friday as she discussed her husband’s ordeal.

08/29/2014

An attorney for the family of Milton Olin (pictured) is expected to file the lawsuit Wednesday. (CBS)

DA Declines To File Charges Against Deputy In Crash That Killed Entertainment Lawyer

A charge evaluation worksheet made public Wednesday said there was “insufficient evidence” to charge Deputy Andrew Wood with vehicular manslaughter.

08/27/2014

Michael Egan, 31, is accusing director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him in the late 90s. (credit: CBS)

Singer Accuser Drops Underage Sex-Abuse Lawsuit Pending Hiring New Attorney

Michael Egan’s former attorneys asked to be removed from the case after their relationship with him deteriorated.

08/27/2014

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