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Environmental groups sue Puget Sound Regional Council
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 11:51 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Three environmental groups are suing the Puget Sound Regional Council, saying its "Transportation 2040" plan fails to fight global warming. [News Source]

officer files sexual harassment civil lawsuit wins 06-23-2010
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 11:50 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A HUMPHREYS COUNTY JURY HAS AWARDED A FEMALE BELZONI POLICE OFFICER $150,000 IN A SEXUAL HARASSMENT CIVIL LAWSUIT. BELZONI MAYOR WARDELL WALTON SAID OFFICER SHIRLEY JOHNSON FILED A LAWSUIT AGAINST POLICE CHIEF MICKEY FOXWORTH, OFFICER DAVID JAMES AND THE CITY OF BELZONI. A HUMPHREYS COUNTY JURY HEARD THE CASE LAST WEEK. JOHNSON TOLD JURORS HOW SHE WAS BEING SEXUALLY HARASSED BY FELLOW OFFICER ... [News Source]

Environmental group files lawsuit to block cell tower
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 11:32 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

MINNEAPOLIS - The Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness filed a lawsuit Tuesday against AT&T Mobility to stop the construction of a telecommunications tower that will “significantly impair the natural and scenic beauty of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and the surrounding area,” the group said in a statement. [News Source]

Debate Continues Over Menopause Drugs
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 11:04 pm Filed under Prempro lawsuit

Local 2 Investigates examines the debate over hormone replacement therapy drugs. Do these drugs women use during menopause really cause cancer? [News Source]

Grand Rapids recovers part of $2 million medical malpractice claim
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 11:00 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

The city's employee health plan is recovering $225,000 in a settlement with a paraplegic man who received about $2 million in a medical malpractice claim. [News Source]

environmental group is suing to stop AT&T
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 9:54 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental group is suing to stop AT&T from building a 450-foot cell phone tower on a high ridge just outside the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. [News Source]

Princeton Twp. settles with detective in case of unwanted patrol duty
Wednesday June 23rd 2010, 9:20 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

TRENTON — Hours after telling jurors he was booted from Princeton Township Police Department’s prestigious detective bureau to the rigors of road duty because of his age, a retired cop settled his discrimination lawsuit with the township. [News Source]