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John Grisham Named In Civil Complaint Over Book (WLOX-TV Biloxi)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 10:22 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Legal thriller writer John Grisham has been named in a libel lawsuit filed over a nonfiction book he wrote about the 1982 murder of Debbie Sue Carter in Ada, Oklahoma. [News Source]

Pre-Civil War courthouse getting much-needed renovation (Lexington Herald-Leader)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 12:47 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

A pre-Civil War courthouse along the Ohio River in northern Kentucky is getting a long overdue facelift. The Gallatin County courthouse, remodeled once in the 1930s by the New Deal's Works Progress Administration, is undergoing a $3.2-million renovation and expansion. Workers inside the courthouse are welcome to the remodel, which is expected to be finished by the end of the year. Circuit Judge ... [News Source]

Anglo being sued for R20m (Independent Online)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 5:51 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Former gold miners suffering from a debilitating lung disease want their former employers to compensate them for pain and suffering. [News Source]

Anglo being sued for R20m (Pretoria News)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 5:48 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Former gold miners suffering from a debilitating lung disease want their former employers to compensate them for pain and suffering. The case was brought by 10 former miners against the Anglo American Corporation in the Johannesburg High Court in August 2004. No date has yet been set for the trial. [News Source]

Anglo being sued for R20m (Pretoria News)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 5:48 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Former gold miners suffering from a debilitating lung disease want their former employers to compensate them for pain and suffering. The case was brought by 10 former miners against the Anglo American Corporation in the Johannesburg High Court in August 2004. No date has yet been set for the trial. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed over death (The Ironton Tribune)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 4:31 am Filed under Accident lawsuit

The mother of an Ironton woman who was killed years two ago in an accident on the Ironton floodwall has filed a lawsuit against the woman who pleaded guilty to killing her daughter and the man who owned the car that was used. [News Source]

Judge will review reactor records (Casper Star-Tribune)
Sunday September 30th 2007, 4:22 am Filed under Accident lawsuit

In response to a lawsuit from watchdog groups, a federal judge in Wyoming has ordered the U.S. Department of Energy to let him review documents concerning the safety of a nuclear reactor in Idaho.

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