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Washington DC (The San Francisco Examiner)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 11:14 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

LOS ANGELES ( Map , News ) – Phil Spector ‘s on-again, off-again breach-of-contract lawsuit against his former lawyer Robert Shapiro appears to be back on after a judge ruled Wednesday the lawsuit can go forward.

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Judge tosses UN employee’s sexual harassment suit (The Charlotte Observer)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 8:40 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A federal judge threw out a lawsuit by a United Nations employee whose sexual harassment claims led to the resignation of refugee chief Ruud Lubbers, reasoning that the agency's immunity outweighs her claims. U.S. District Judge Robert W. Sweet tossed the lawsuit Tuesday, saying courts have "consistently held that employment-related issues lie at the core of an international organization's ... [News Source]

Judge tosses UN employee’s sexual harassment suit (AP via Yahoo! News)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 8:20 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A federal judge threw out a lawsuit by a United Nations employee whose sexual harassment claims led to the resignation of refugee chief Ruud Lubbers, reasoning that the agency's immunity outweighs her claims. [News Source]

Child killed in accident on U.S. 82 in Grayson Co. UPDATED (KXII Sherman)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 6:54 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

GRAYSON COUNTY, TX — A man seriously injured in a traffic accident Wednesday is listed in critical condition at a Dallas hospital. Duke Walker, 52, was flown to a Dallas hospital where he is in critical condition. Walker’s daughter, six-year-old Deshae Walker, died in the accident.

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Lawsuit Against Newspaper Going To Trial (KELO Sioux Falls)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 6:03 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

A libel lawsuit against the Sioux Falls Argus Leader is headed to trial. [News Source]

By TOM GIAMBRONI (Lisbon Morning Journal)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 5:42 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

LISBON — An East Liverpool man injured in a traffic accident dropped the lawsuit he brought earlier in the year against the Wellsville social club he claimed served alcoholic drinks to the motorist responsible.

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Regal Cinema Moving to Medley Centre (R News)
Wednesday April 30th 2008, 4:59 pm Filed under Neurontin lawsuit

It may be the biggest news at Medley Centre since it changed hands. Regal Cinemas plans to open a new Cineplex at the mall in Irondequoit. Regal will operate a 16-theatre complex on the mall's first floor and mezzanine. [News Source]