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RBS denies City regulator forced rights issue
Saturday December 14th 2013, 3:30 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

State-owned bank sets outs reasons for £12bn rights issue in filing to defend against shareholder lawsuit [News Source]

Michael Jackson's family asks for new AEG trial
Saturday December 14th 2013, 2:34 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. singer Michael Jackson's family filed for a new trial in the wrongful-death lawsuit against concert promoter AEG, which was acquitted two months ago. [News Source]

School wins dismissal discrimination lawsuit
Saturday December 14th 2013, 1:27 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by a black custodian who argued he was wrongly accused of stealing a teacher's cellphone and fired because of his race. [News Source]

Judge ducks sex-harassment case against Sheldon Silver, Vito Lopez
Saturday December 14th 2013, 12:04 am Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Like his colleague Justice Cynthia Kern, who bowed from the case on Thursday, Engoron offered no explanation. Judges are not required to explain their reasons for recusing themselves. On Tuesday, state Supreme Court Justice Joan Madden stepped aside, noting that she has a long friendship with James Yates, Silver’s lawyer. [News Source]