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Bullying lawsuit against Old Bridge schools moves forward
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 11:23 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

OLD BRIDGE — A lawsuit against the Old Bridge Board of Education will move forward after the state Attorney General's Office found evidence that district officials failed to help a student who was harassed and bullied during his three years at Jonas Salk Middle School, authorities said. [News Source]

Greensburg divorce attorney denies negligence
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 11:16 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A Greensburg attorney says in court papers that he asked a Jeannette woman several times if she wanted him to freeze her husband's assets in a divorce case, and she declined. [News Source]

City victorious in Willets Point lawsuit
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 11:11 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Artist’s rendering of a possible retail plan on 126th Street for Willets Point, on the right. The Mets’ Citi Field is at left. DRAWING COURTESY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORP. [News Source]

County backs Army response to former Fort Ritchie lawsuit
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 10:28 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

In an effort to wrap up the lawsuit that has stalled redevelopment at the former Fort Ritchie, the Washington County Commissioners agreed Tuesday to submit positive comments about a draft document prepared by the Army. [News Source]

Chile mine owners beg for forgiveness
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 10:25 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

COPIAPO, Chile: The owners of a Chilean mine which collapsed early this month, trapping 33 men underground, asked forgiveness Tuesday for the accident, as a giant drill slowly bored through the earth to rescue the miners. [News Source]

Apollo hit with fraud suit from investor
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 8:53 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

A new lawsuit against adult-education giant Apollo Group accuses the Phoenix company of stock manipulation. [News Source]

EPA disapproves parts of Texas permit program
Tuesday August 31st 2010, 8:28 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The Environmental Protection Agency said on Tuesday it had disapproved parts of Texas' program for permitting new industrial pollution sources. [News Source]