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Players officially file lawsuit against FIFA, CSA over artificial turf at World Cup
Thursday October 02nd 2014, 2:54 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A lawsuit has officially been filed by a group of women's international soccer players against FIFA and the Canadian Soccer Association regarding the use of artificial turf at the 2015 Women's World Cup. The players say that it is gender discrimination to not be playing on natural grass and that men would never have to play a World Cup on artificial turf. The lawsuit was filed in an Ontario ... [News Source]

Wambach, others file lawsuit over WWC turf
Thursday October 02nd 2014, 2:15 am Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf amounts to gender discrimination, a lawsuit filed in Canada claims. [News Source]

Settlement in Huizar sexual harassment case is at no cost to city
Thursday October 02nd 2014, 12:06 am Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has agreed to a settlement ending the sexual harassment case against her former boss -- without obtaining a payout from the city, the parties said Wednesday. [News Source]

Settlement in Huizar sexual harassment case is at no cost to city
Thursday October 02nd 2014, 12:03 am Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A former aide to Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has agreed to a settlement ending the sexual harassment case against her former boss -- without obtaining a payout from the city, the parties said Wednesday. [News Source]

Settlement Reached in Huizar Sexual Harrassment Suit
Wednesday October 01st 2014, 11:05 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The former aide of 14th District Los Angeles City Councilman José Huizar, who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against her boss and the city, has reached a settlement in the matter. [News Source]

Judge dismisses lawsuit over rare lizard in W. Texas
Wednesday October 01st 2014, 10:03 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service acted properly in 2012 when the agency declined to protect a rare tiny lizard in the West Texas oil patch as an endangered species. [News Source]

State releases status quo plan for two old, coal-fired power plants
Wednesday October 01st 2014, 9:13 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Utah environmental regulators on Wednesday unveiled a revised plan for clearing the skies over the state's national parks, but to environmentalists' dismay it would do nothing to further cut emissions from aging coal-fired power plants. Environmenta... [News Source]