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Plaintiffs prepared to hold out for compromise in discrimination lawsuit, attorneys say (WWL-TV New Orleans)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 11:09 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

About a dozen of the original 36 plaintiffs in the discrimination lawsuit against former District Attorney Eddie Jordan met with their legal team Wednesday night in hopes of getting a status check in their fight to receive their $3.7 million settlement. [News Source]

Anti-war funeral protesters lose lawsuit (Clovis News Journal)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 10:18 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A grieving father won a nearly $11 million verdict Wednesday against a fundamentalist Kansas church that pickets military funerals out of a belief that the war in Iraq is a punishment for the nation’s tolerance of homosexuality. [News Source]

Browne Sanders Is an Inspiration After Winning a Lawsuit (New York Times)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 9:23 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Since winning her sexual-harassment lawsuit against the Knicks, Anucha Browne Sanders is being hailed as a feminist icon. But her heightened public profile has become its own trial. [News Source]

Board that handles fund at center of lawsuit takes no action (The Appleton Post-Crescent)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 6:46 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

MADISON The board that controls the states medical malpractice fund didnt take any action to block a transfer that is the subject of a lawsuit. [News Source]

Settlement In Emeryville Stormwater Pollution Case (CBS 5 Bay Area)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 6:00 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An Emeryville forging and metal processing site settled for $36,000 Monday in a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency seeking damages against the company for failing to comply with stormwater permits, EPA spokeswoman Wendy Chavez said.   Environment & The Green Beat [News Source]

Board that handles fund at center of lawsuit takes no action (WKBT La Crosse)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 5:32 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The board that controls the state's medical malpractice fund didn't take any action to block a transfer that is the subject of a lawsuit. [News Source]

Board that handles fund at center of lawsuit takes no action (WBAY Green Bay)
Wednesday October 31st 2007, 5:31 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Associated Press - October 31, 2007 5:25 PM ET MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The board that controls the state's medical malpractice fund didn't take any action to block a transfer that is the subject... [News Source]