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Judge orders temporary stop to field lab cleanup
Thursday December 19th 2013, 11:22 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

By Gabrielle Moreira gabrielle@theacorn.com A Sacramento Superior Court judge ruled in favor of environmental groups and imposed a preliminary injunction on the Department of Toxic Substances Control to stop approving building demolitions at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory. The ruling, filed Dec. 11, came after four environmental groups filed a joint lawsuit in August against the DTSC and ... [News Source]

Federal judge tosses environmental lawsuit against Willits bypass
Thursday December 19th 2013, 9:06 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

U.S. Judge Jeffrey White has rejected the lawsuit filed by four environmental groups against CalTrans and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers aimed at stopping the Highway 101 bypass around Willits. The ruling was signed Dec. 19. [News Source]

Judge: Wrongful death lawsuit involving smothered baby to continue
Thursday December 19th 2013, 7:52 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Circuit Judge Cynthia Pivacek ruled Wednesday there was no way Eva Chavez, a 21-year-old first-time mother, could have "reasonably known" how her baby died Aug. 6, 2009, until the county medical examiner completed his autopsy report 10 months later. [News Source]

Aaron Hernandez's home seized
Thursday December 19th 2013, 7:27 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A judge Thursday preliminarily seized Aaron Hernandez's Massachusetts home while a wrongful death lawsuit against the former NFL star is pending. [News Source]

Ruling made during hearing concerning ex-NFL player's finances
Thursday December 19th 2013, 7:14 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A judge Thursday preliminarily seized Aaron Hernandez's Massachusetts home while a wrongful death lawsuit against the former NFL star is pending. [News Source]

Aaron Hernandez's home seized
Thursday December 19th 2013, 7:12 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A judge Thursday preliminarily seized Aaron Hernandez's Massachusetts home while a wrongful death lawsuit against the former NFL star is pending. Bristol Superior Court Judge Richard Moses made the ruling during a hearing on Hernandez's finances in connection with a lawsuit filed by the family of Odin Lloyd, whom the ex-New England Patriot tight end is accused of killing, according to court ... [News Source]

Judge seizes home of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez
Thursday December 19th 2013, 6:43 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A judge Thursday preliminarily seized Aaron Hernandez's Massachusetts home while a wrongful death lawsuit against the former NFL star is pending. [News Source]