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EEOC sues Houston strip club over alleged discrimination
Thursday June 30th 2011, 11:27 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

HOUSTON -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing a southwest Houston strip club for alleged discrimination. The lawsuit was filed Thursday against Michael's International, which is located in the 6400 block of the Southwest Freeway. It states that in September of 2007 a group of African-American waitresses were told they could not work at the club.  “Regardless of the ... [News Source]

EEOC sues Houston strip club over alleged discrimination
Thursday June 30th 2011, 11:12 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

HOUSTON -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing a southwest Houston strip club for alleged discrimination. The lawsuit was filed Thursday against Michael's International, which is located in the 6400 block of the Southwest Freeway. It states that in September of 2007 a group of African-American waitresses were told they could not work at the club.  “Regardless of the ... [News Source]

EEOC sues Houston strip club over alleged discrimination
Thursday June 30th 2011, 11:12 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

HOUSTON -- The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing a southwest Houston strip club for alleged discrimination. The lawsuit was filed Thursday against Michael's International, which is located in the 6400 block of the Southwest Freeway. It states that in September of 2007 a group of African-American waitresses were told they could not work at the club.  “Regardless of the ... [News Source]

Plancher family awarded $10M in wrongful death suit
Thursday June 30th 2011, 11:11 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A jury has reached a verdict in the wrongful death lawsuit involving former Lely High School football star Ereck Plancher. The jury awarded the family $10-million. [News Source]

UCF Found Negligent In Player’s Wrongful Death Trial
Thursday June 30th 2011, 11:06 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Jurors in the Ereck Plancher wrongful death lawsuit against the University of Central Florida reached a verdict, Thursday night. VIDEO REPORT: Jury Finds UCF Negligent [News Source]

Trial set in SBC solar case; Sierra Club joins lawsuit
Thursday June 30th 2011, 7:42 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A national environmental group has joined the lawsuit against San Benito County challenging the county board's approval of the 399-megawatt photovoltaic solar project in the Panoche Valley, months before the case is expected to go to trial Aug. 8. In May, the Sierra Club, one of the largest environmental groups in the country, joined the lawsuit against the county and Solargen Energy - now ... [News Source]

Jury’s award in Exxon leak lawsuit rises to $1.5 billion
Thursday June 30th 2011, 7:11 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Jury levies compensation, punitive damages for Jacksonville residents Jacksonville residents get punitive damages [News Source]