Four Muslim men who are U.S. residents have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. government, alleging that their rights were violated because they refused to spy on their local Muslim communities on behalf of the FBI. They claim that the...Show More Summary
Quentin Tarantino’s attempt to sue the gossip Web site Gawker just hit a major speed bump A federal judge in California dismissed the director’s claim against Gawker that the Web site had conducted copyright infringement by directlyShow More Summary
Back in February we mentioned a pending shareholder lawsuit brought by Lululemon shareholders against the company. They claimed that during the class action period, September 7, 2012 and January 10, 2014, Lululemon mislead and defrauded shareholders, reports Reuters. Last Friday, District Judge Katherine B. Forrest, of the District Court for......
This might come as a shock to some, but being an NFL cheerleader isn't quite the cushy gig it might first appear. Sure, there's the pompoms and the cheering and the adoring eyes of thousands of men. But according to a new lawsuit filed by five Buffalo Bills cheerleaders... Show More Summary
The Bills are the third team to face a wage theft lawsuit from former cheerleaders. The post Buffalo Bills Cheerleaders Allege Minimum Wage Violations In Lawsuit Against Team appeared first on ThinkProgress.
For former longtime Elmo voice actor and puppeteer Kevin Clash, it’s truly a sunny day. This month, the United States Court of Appeals dismissed the cases of three alleged… READ ON
[Insert something witty to start off my Morning Reads. I'm drawing a blank this AM]. “Is Anybody Going to San Antone” continues our Texas Tornados appreciation series. Lambda Legal will file federal class-action lawsuit against Georgia’s gay marriage ban. “Georgia Poll May Give GOP Pause” – The Wall Street Journal. Reed under fire for controversial pay […]
AveMaria Thompson leveled the explosive charges in a discrimination suit filed in Long Island Federal Court against chief of the Suffolk County District Attorney's narcotics bureau Robert Ewald and prosecutor Kathleen Wagner.
A lawsuit alleging that a former employee in L.A. City Councilman Mitchell Englander's office was sexually harassed by the lawmaker's top deputy can move forward, although the plaintiff may be required to identify herself, a Superior Court judge ruled Tuesday.
Just days after a triumphant live staged reading of his The Hateful Eight script, Quentin Tarantino today took a hit in his copyright infringement lawsuit against Gawker over the site’s promotion and dissemination of the leaked Hateful...Show More Summary
Government watchdog Judicial Watch announced a lawsuit Tuesday morning against the Department of Health and Human Services after...
Filmmaker Amy Berg has a unique, and troubling, perspective on the recent sex abuse lawsuits filed against four Hollywood players. Berg, who directed the 2006 documentary Deliver Us from Evil about pedophiles within the Catholic Church, suggests no matter who one believes regarding the current lawsuits the problem itself isn't imaginary. Show More Summary
Previous contractual obligations may see Google getting involved in the current patent lawsuit trial between Samsung and Apple. According to testimony by a Google lawyer today, the contract associated with bringing Google apps to Samsung's devices has Google pick up some of the defense associated with patent lawsuits that go against Samsung. Show More Summary
In 2014, Buffalo Bills franchise quarterback EJ Manuel will cost the team $2.02 million against their cap. Thanks to a lawsuit from a disgruntled fan, the Bills will pay roughly $1 million more than that just for their phone bill. AShow More Summary
Michael Egan, who in a lawsuit last week accused the director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him, has filed separate suits making similar accusations against three entertainment executives.
Well, there’s a brand new marriage equality lawsuit in Georgia, because of course there is. With dozens and dozens of couples filing suit against various states over the last few months, it was only a matter of time before the Peach State joined in. But who are plaintiffs Shane Thomas and Michael Bishop? Well, they’re 44 and 50, […]
A family in Monmouth county lashed out against the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District with a lawsuit on Monday, claiming that asking children to recite the words “under God” during the Pledge of Allegiance is tantamount to discrimination.
Right now we are in the Anita Hill Zone with the sexual abuse lawsuits against "X-Men" director Bryan Singer and three other Hollywood executives. We have sensational charges against high-profile individuals but only one accuser. The outcome is far from known but Hollywood is getting another black eye regardless. Show More Summary
A New Jersey family is filing suit against a school district to get "under God" removed from the Pledge of Allegiance. The American Humanist Association filed the lawsuit, claiming that saying the phrase in the pledge is discriminatory against atheists.
How can any decent human being sit around and watch a handicapped person struggle? Paralyzed Professor Win Lawsuit Against Delta After Humiliating Crawl Off Airplane Via DailyMail A disabled former college professor has won a lawsuit against an airline that