| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:00 PM
A Sitka man has filed a lawsuit against the city in Superior Court claiming that he was discriminated against when he was denied the chance to sell his self-published book to tourists at the Crescent Harbor dock.
The Daily Sitka Sentinel reports (http:/...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:42 PM
A former Wichita principal sues the school district for defamation. Last year, Enterprise Elementary Principal Pamela Stead resigned. At the time, the district said it found violations of testing protocol at her school.
The issue involved 18 students...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:57 PM
New York's top prosecutor has decided to sue Wells Fargo & Co. over its alleged failure to comply with customer-service reforms mandated by last year's landmark $25-billion national mortgage settlement.
The lawsuit follows months of fruitless...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:35 PM
A judge's halting of Palmdale's November election could have implications for other cities facing lawsuits under the California Voting Rights Act.
Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Mark V. Mooney on Monday canceled the election after earlier...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:29 PM
He's accused of killing two people inside a Wichita Dollar General store last November. On Tuesday, jurors saw video of the deadly shooting.
It was some of the evidence shown in the capital murder trial of Marquis Marshall
Nine security cameras were...
| Sep 22, 2013
Two decades ago, he was one of three young traders who made $27 million in 22 days trading the stock of a bankrupt company on the Chicago Stock Exchange, becoming known as one of "the bad boys of arbitrage."
Assessing that deal, a federal appeals...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:44 PM
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has alleged Rizza Cadillac Inc. of Tinley Park with violating federal law by allegedly encouraging a work environment that was hostile and offensive to Muslim and Arab sales staff.
The lawsuit filed...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The city of Los Angeles filed a lawsuit Monday to halt a ballot measure that would require the city to start its own health department separate from the county's.
AIDS Healthcare Foundation, a major provider of HIV testing and treatment services for Los...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge on Friday threw out several embezzlement counts against three defendants in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum corruption case, but ruled they must stand trial on related charges of bribery and conspiracy....
| Sep 29, 2013
| 2:43 PM
The Navy on Friday defended its policy of having commanders determine whether criminal cases go to trial, as it responded to a request to have that authority stripped from the current Naval Academy superintendent.
Vice Adm. Michael H. Miller, the academy...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 7:02 PM
A West Hollywood retailer filed suit Thursday against the city over its first-in-the-nation ban on fur apparel.
In the filing, Mayfair House, a specialty clothing and accessory store on Beverly Boulevard, said that the city overstepped its authority...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 2:02 PM
A former Killybrooke Elementary School teacher is suing the school district for alleged workplace harassment and age discrimination, court records show.
Debbra DeMarco filed a lawsuit Sept. 4 in Orange County Superior Court against the Newport-Mesa...