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Appellate Court: Times must turn over commenter’s info
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 10:12 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

By a 2-1 margin this week in a precedent-setting case that drew attention from news and watchdog organizations across the country, the Third District Appellate Court in Ottawa ruled The Times has to turn over information that could identify a [News Source]

Major retailers agree to limit lead in handbags
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 7:05 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

More than 40 major retailers and apparel makers have agreed to limit the use of lead in handbags and other fashion accessories, an environmental group said Wednesday. [News Source]

NBA star in discrimination suit
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 6:48 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

ATLANTA, June 2 (UPI) -- An Atlanta lawyer and former NBA All-Star have filed a lawsuit against a restaurant they allege they were kicked out of because they were black. [News Source]

Major retailers agree to limit lead in handbags
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 6:07 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

More than 40 major retailers and apparel makers have agreed to limit the use of lead in handbags and other fashion accessories, an environmental group said Wednesday. [News Source]

Sexual-harassment victim struggles to restore her life
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 5:03 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Sandy Crouch wasn't taking any chances with the check she received from West Liberty-based Rifl [News Source]

Discrimination lawsuit against county reinstated
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 4:49 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

The 9th state Court of Appeals has ordered that Judge Fred Edwards, of the 9th state District Court, reinstate the retaliation lawsuit a former Montgomery County employee filed against the county in 2007. [News Source]

Hooters defends image as 2nd Michigan waitress sues for discrimination
Wednesday June 02nd 2010, 2:51 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A second waitress at Hooters restaurant in Roseville filed a weight discrimination lawsuit today against the Atlanta-based chain about two hours after company executives sought to defend its image standard at a news conference. [News Source]