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Family dismisses lawsuit against former NM officer
Friday December 06th 2013, 11:47 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A wrongful death lawsuit filed against a former Albuquerque police officer who was acquitted in his wife's shooting death has been dismissed. [News Source]

Bonner Bridge progress hits legal roadblocks
Friday December 06th 2013, 11:09 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

HATTERAS ISLAND, N.C. State and local officials loudly blamed environmental groups' legal battles for this week's sudden closure of the deteriorating Herbert C. Bonner Bridge for safety reasons, cutting off this island from the mainland. Those battles have delayed indefinitely construction of a replacement bridge. And those battles will continue long into the new year, at least. [News Source]

AT&T aims to sidestep shareholder request on surveillance data
Friday December 06th 2013, 11:08 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

(Reuters) - AT&T has asked regulators to let it ignore a shareholder request for details of its customer-information sharing with government agencies, a move that could forestall a heated debate at the telecommunications giant's annual meeting. The No. 2 U.S. mobile operator made the request in a December 5 letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in response to shareholder ... [News Source]

Glancy Binkow & Goldberg Announces Lead Plaintiff Deadline In The Class Action Lawsuit Against DFC Global Corp.
Friday December 06th 2013, 10:54 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

LOS ANGELES---- Glancy Binkow& Goldberg LLP announces that all purchasers of the common stock of DFC Global Corp. between January 28, 2011 and August 22, 2013, inclusive, have until January 21, 2014, to file a motion to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the shareholder lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. [News Source]

Augusta VA malpractice costs $3 million
Friday December 06th 2013, 8:52 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

About half of the medical malpractice lawsuits filed against the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta recently ended in settlements totaling more than $3 million, according records in U.S. District Court in Augusta. [News Source]

Investigator finds Youngstown worker was the victim of sexual harassment
Friday December 06th 2013, 7:51 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The final report is in on that sexual harassment investigation involving the Youngstown Mayor's former Chief-of-Staff. Steve Sample, with Sample Security and Investigation, Inc. out More >> [News Source]

Family drops wrongful death lawsuit against Levi Chavez
Friday December 06th 2013, 7:38 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The wrongful death civil lawsuit against former Albuquerque police officer Levi Chavez has been dismissed, according to a court document. Read more at KOB.com [News Source]