$4.9M Settlement Reached In Kelly Thomas Wrongful-Death LawsuitAttorneys say a wrongful-death lawsuit brought against the city of Fullerton in the death of Kelly Thomas has been settled for $4.9 million.
Fullerton City Council Plans Closed-Door Session As Kelly Thomas Wrongful Death Trial BeginsThe lawsuit asserts Thomas was killed by police who were poorly trained on how to confront a mentally ill person.
Sony Settles Hacking Lawsuit, To Pay Up To $8 MillionThe agreement calls for up to $10,000 a person, capped at $2.5 million, to reimburse workers for identity theft losses, up to $1,000 each to cover the cost of credit-fraud protection services, capped at $2 million, and up to $3.5 million in legal fees.
LA To Pay $2.5M To Family Of Woman Kicked, Shoved While In Police CustodyThe Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to pay $2.5 million to settle a lawsuit with the children of a woman who was kicked in the crotch by a Los Angeles police officer and later died.
Final Arguments Made Over Terrence Howard Divorce SettlementA judge said Monday he will take a week to determine whether to set aside Terrence Howard's divorce judgment that entitles his ex-wife to a spousal support and a share of his earnings from the hit television series "Empire."
LADWP Reaches Tentative Settlement In Customer Billing Class-Action LitigationThe Los Angeles Department of Water and Power reached a settlement on Monday in regards to a customer billing class-action litigation.
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.
Federal Oversight, Sweeping Reforms Coming To LA County Jails Federal prosecutors and Los Angeles County have reached a settlement designed to resolve two federal civil rights investigations into conditions in the county jail system, authorities announced Wednesday.
LA County To Pay $5 Million Over Mistaken Killing Of HostageLos Angeles County will pay $5 million to the family of a man who was mistakenly shot to death by sheriff's deputies as he tried to flee a knife-wielding captor.
Bill Cosby's Lawyers Ask Judge To Keep Settlement SealedBill Cosby's lawyers argued on Tuesday that his admission to using quaaludes in the 1970s doesn't mean he drugged and sexually assaulted women.
Former Lawyers For Man Who Once Claimed He Was Sexually Abused By Hollywood Executives Apologize To AccusedA spokesperson for Ancier released a statement that said the apology was accompanied by an undisclosed monetary payment but acknowledged it was "in the seven figures."
Man Wrongly Accused Of Killing Mother, Brother Will Get $700K Settlement In BreaThe real killer -- Herrera's high school friend, Itzcoatl Ocampo, a confessed serial killer who later admitted to fatally stabbing four homeless men.