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Judge Dismisses ‘Desperate Housewives’ Wrongful Termination Lawsuit Against ABC

A judge on Friday dismissed Nicollette Sheridan’s long-running wrongful termination lawsuit against ABC over her ouster from the hit television series “Desperate Housewives.”

10/18/2013

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Ex-Housekeeper Claims Sharon Stone Fired Her Over Back Injury

Sharon Stone’s former housekeeper sued the actress for allegedly firing her over a back injury.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2013

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LA Civil Rights Attorney To Review Dorner Firing

A prominent Los Angeles civil rights attorney said Friday she will conduct an independent review of former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner’s firing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/01/2013

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Ex-LAPD Officers Want Termination Cases Reopened Amid Dorner Investigation

A number of former Los Angeles Police Department officers want their termination cases reopened in the wake of an investigation into Christopher Dorner’s controversial allegations against the force.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/26/2013

Actress Nicollette Sheridan arrives at County Courthouse on March 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Sheridan filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against 'Desperate Housewives' creator Marc Cherry. (credit: Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

Appeal By ‘Desperate Housewives’ Actress Denied

The California Supreme Court has declined to review Nicollette Sheridan’s lawsuit over the demise of her role on “Desperate Housewives.”

11/18/2012

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Judge Tentatively Rules Against Man Who Claims JPL Fired Him For Advocating Intelligent Design

A former computer specialist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory was not dismissed because he advocated his belief in intelligent design while at work, a Superior Court judge has tentatively ruled.

11/01/2012

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OC Teacher Says He Was Fired For Being HIV-Positive

An Irvine man who is HIV-positive has sued his former employer, The Pegasus School in Huntington Beach, for wrongful termination and other work-related violations.

06/15/2012

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Judge Declares Mistrial In ‘Desperate Housewives’ Case

A judge declared a mistrial Monday in the Nicollette Sheridan wrongful termination lawsuit after the jury deadlocked.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2012

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‘Desperate Housewives’ Jurors Have Trouble Reaching Verdict

Jurors considering Nicollette Sheridan’s lawsuit claiming wrongful termination from TV’s “Desperate Housewives” told a judge Thursday they were having difficulty reaching a verdict.

03/15/2012

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Nicollette Sheridan To Testify In Killing Of Her ‘Desperate Housewives’ Character

Actress Nicollette Sheridan is expected to testify Thursday in a trial prompted by a lawsuit she filed against the creator of “Desperate Housewives” and Touchstone Television Productions.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/01/2012

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Charlie Sheen Sues Chuck Lorre, Warner Bros. For $100M

Actor Charlie Sheen has filed a lawsuit against Warner Bros. and “Two and a Half Men” creator/producer Chuck Lorre, claiming he was wrongfully terminated from the hit CBS show and alleging breach of contract.

03/10/2011

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American Apparel Sued For Firing Worker In Chemotherapy

The clothing manufacturer, distributor and retailer faces charges from federal regulators for allegedly terminating a garment worker while he was on medical leave for cancer treatment.

10/05/2010

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