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Lake Stevens settles police sergeant’s harassment lawsuit for $325K
Saturday December 20th 2014, 2:26 am Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

LAKE STEVENS — The city of Lake Stevens is paying a former police sergeant $325,000 to settle her lawsuit alleging sexual harassment and retaliation. ... [News Source]

State will consider new bullet train route through Bakersfield
Saturday December 20th 2014, 1:04 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Bakersfield settled an environmental lawsuit against the bullet train project on Friday, winning a concession by the state to consider a new rail route into the city's downtown. [News Source]

Judge Rejects Proposed Settlement in Lawsuit Over H-P’s Autonomy Deal
Saturday December 20th 2014, 12:33 am Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Hewlett-Packard can’t quite move past the legal messes from its 2011 acquisition of U.K. software firm Autonomy. A judge rejected Friday a proposed settlement of a shareholder lawsuit claiming current and former H-P executives and directors failed to heed warning signs about problems with Autonomy. H-P later wrote down much of the value of the deal, and it's been mired in legal tussles ever since. [News Source]

Woman wins discrimination lawsuit against woman fired over IVF procedure
Friday December 19th 2014, 11:08 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A jury has ruled in favor of an Ft. Wayne woman who said the Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend discriminated against her, just because she was trying to have a child. [News Source]

Judge Rejects Proposed Settlement in Lawsuit Over H-P’s Autonomy Deal
Friday December 19th 2014, 9:30 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Hewlett-Packard can’t quite move past the legal messes from its 2011 acquisition of U.K. software firm Autonomy. A judge rejected Friday a proposed settlement of a shareholder lawsuit claiming current and former H-P executives and directors failed to heed warning signs about problems with Autonomy. H-P later wrote down much of the value of the deal, and it's been mired in legal tussles ever since. [News Source]

Family of officer involved shooting victim files lawsuit
Friday December 19th 2014, 9:29 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a Louisville man killed by a Metro Police officer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. [News Source]

Lake Stevens settles police sergeant’s harassment lawsuit for $325K
Friday December 19th 2014, 8:24 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

LAKE STEVENS — The city of Lake Stevens is paying a former police sergeant $325,000 to settle her lawsuit alleging sexual harassment and retaliation. ... [News Source]