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How candidates did on harassment quiz
Monday September 30th 2013, 11:01 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

All candidates have taken harassment training, they say [News Source]

Gallaudet diversity officer accuses university of discrimination in lawsuit
Monday September 30th 2013, 10:14 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

Angela McCaskill was focus of controversy after she signed petition for referendum on gay marriage law. [News Source]

Woman Sues Over Son's Death at Hands of Police
Monday September 30th 2013, 9:59 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Homeless man show 11 times by police in 2012. [News Source]

Former firefighter/paramedic sues NKF&R for sexual harassment
Monday September 30th 2013, 9:04 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Several male supervisors at North Kitsap Fire & Rescue are accused in a lawsuit in Kitsap County Superior Court of frequently making gender-biased remarks and sexual comments about women — including a firefighter’s daughter. Superior Court Judge Jeanette Dalton declined a request on Sept. 27 from NKF&R’s lawyer that the lawsuit be dropped. [News Source]

Civil suit filed in police slaying of homeless man
Monday September 30th 2013, 7:41 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) - The mother of a 49-year-old homeless man who was shot to death by police has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Saginaw and nine officers. [News Source]

The Ohio law, passed in the name of limiting lawsuit abuses, poses controversy for plaintiffs of negligence and …
Monday September 30th 2013, 7:28 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A decade ago, Ohio passed so-called tort reform laws, which severely limited jury awards in negligence and malpractice cases. Supporters say the laws have helped Ohio's economy; victims say it lets wrong-doers off the hook. [News Source]

Bruce Maiman: Tragic death from contest doesn’t warrant loss of radio station’s license
Monday September 30th 2013, 7:14 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

So why is anyone demanding we shut down a radio station that was successfully sued for a stunt it conducted nearly seven years ago and has since mended its ways? [News Source]