Water Board Approves $1.5M Settlement In Laguna Beach Sewage SpillSan Diego Water Quality Control Board officials Wednesday approved a $1.5 million penalty for the city of Laguna Beach stemming from a 1.7-million gallon raw sewage spill into Aliso Creek and the ocean shoreline two years ago.
Rainbow Light Prenatal Vitamins Marketed As 'Free Of Heavy Metals' Found To Contain Lead, Arsenic, CadmiumAn investigation using a third-party lab test found that vitamins made by the company Rainbow Light contained lead, arsenic, and cadmium.
Model Janice Dickinson Settles Defamation Suit Against Bill CosbyModel Janice Dickinson has settled her defamation lawsuit against comedian Bill Cosby. In 2014, Dickinson publicly accused Cosby of drugging and raping her in 1982. She later filed suit, claiming Cosby and his agent called her a liar.
Family Of Teen Killed In Deputy-Involved Shooting Offered Nearly $4 Million SettlementThe County of Los Angeles Board of Supervisors approved a $3.75 million settlement in a federal civil rights lawsuit against sheriff's deputies in the shooting and killing of a 16-year-old boy, authorities announced Tuesday.
USC To Pay $215M To Settle Sex Abuse Claims Against Former GynecologistAttorney Gloria Allred, who represents 36 women who have accused Tyndall, said in a statement that the amount of money under the proposed settlement is "way too minimal."
LA County Supervisors Approve $14M Settlement For Family Of Man Mistakenly Killed By Sheriff’s DeputyFrank Mendoza was shot at the front door of his Pico Rivera home by a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy as officers searched for an armed parolee in 2014.
LA Court Can't Place Added Fines On People Unable To Pay Traffic TicketsThe Los Angeles County Superior Court will no longer be able to issue additional fines to people who cannot afford to pay jaywalking and traffic citations as part of a court settlement.
LA County To Pay Out Record $14.35M Settlement To Family Of Man Accidentally Shot, Killed By Sheriff's DeputyFrank Mendoza was shot at the front door of his Pico Rivera home by a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy as officers searched for an armed parolee in 2014.
School District Agrees To Pay $11M To Family Of Teen Who Drowned In PoolThe settlement between the family of 13-year-old Alex Pierce and the Murrieta Valley Unified High School District was announced Tuesday, which would have been the boy's birthday.
Settlement Reached In Massive Aliso Canyon Gas LeakA tentative settlement was reached Tuesday night following the massive Aliso Canyon methane leak.
LA County Supervisors Approve $11.75M Settlement For Family Of Man Killed By Deputy Distractedly Driving While TextingThe L.A. County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved the settlement in the case of Milt Olin, Jr., an entertainment lawyer and former Napster executive killed by a distracted deputy while he was riding his bicycle in Calabasas.
Law Firm Of Stormy Daniels' Attorney Ordered To Pay $10M To Former Colleague In Bankruptcy Case, Michael Avenatti Calls Coverage 'Nonsense'A Santa Ana judge has ordered the law firm of Stormy Daniels' attorney to pay $10 million to one of his former colleagues after reneging on a settlement arrangement.
LA To Pay Out Over $3M In Latest Broken Sidewalk SettlementsLast year, the city paid out nearly $20 million in cases involving L.A.'s uneven and broken sidewalks.
Couple To Get $2.5M After NorCal Police Called Abduction A HoaxPolice in the city of Vallejo initially discounted a report by Denise Huskins and her boyfriend, Aaron Quinn, that a masked intruder drugged them in their home and then kidnapped her in 2015.
Settlement Means Customer Bill Cut For Closed San Onofre Nuclear PlantThe settlement announced Tuesday night by Southern California Edison saves its customers $775 million through early 2022.