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Is Discrimination History Provision of Voting Rights Act Still Relevant?
Thursday February 28th 2013, 11:37 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: And now each side gets a chance to weigh in. Hans Von Spakovsky is a senior legal fellow at the Heritage Foundation and he filed a brief in this case alongside former Justice Department officials. And Sherrilyn Ifill is president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. An attorney from her group argued before the ... [News Source]

Lawsuit filed in deadly Maine construction incident
Thursday February 28th 2013, 7:13 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Robert Rodriques died when a camp being raised in Albion slid off its supports and crushed him. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed in deadly Maine construction incident
Thursday February 28th 2013, 7:13 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Robert Rodriques died when a camp being raised in Albion slid off its supports and crushed him. [News Source]

Squad car lawsuit trial continues
Thursday February 28th 2013, 6:00 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

WATERLOO, Iowa --- An accident reconstructionist hired by the city of Waterloo said a driver who is suing the city over a squad car accident was speeding at the time of the collision. [News Source]

Top Products Liability & Mesothelioma Law Firm Expands into New York’s Capital District
Thursday February 28th 2013, 5:52 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Levy Phillips & Konigsberg LLP, a New York City products liability law firm, specializing in mesothelioma and other asbestos -related actions, whom U.S. News & World Report recently named 2013 Law Firm of the Year in Product Liability, opens offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs, New York. ... [News Source]

Augusta home improvement company owner sued by ex-wife of killed independent contractor
Thursday February 28th 2013, 5:41 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

AUGUSTA — The ex-wife of a man killed in an Albion construction accident last May has gone to court seeking an unspecified amount of damages from the owner of the company that was doing the work. [News Source]

Redondo, Torrance end lawsuit over Nordstrom move to Del Amo
Thursday February 28th 2013, 5:10 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The South Bay Galleria will be looking for a new anchor tenant to replace Nordstrom in 2015. Redondo Beach and Torrance have quietly reached an agreement to dismiss a lawsuit filed after Nordstrom announced it would move from the South Bay Galleria to Torrance's Del Amo Fashion Center. [News Source]