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Sex suits mount against Assemblyman Dennis Gabryszak
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 7:56 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The sexual harassment allegations against Buffalo-area Assemblyman Dennis Gabryszak are starting to pile up. A fourth female staffer has filed legal papers accusing the 62-year-old married Democrat of creating a “hostile and offensive work environment” with lurid and sexually charged come-ons. Caitrin Kennedy, 24, charges that Gabryszak’s bad behavior began just days after she was hired in ... [News Source]

Jury awards $55M for boy's injuries at birth
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 5:52 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A jury in northeastern Pennsylvania has awarded $55 million to a family in a medical malpractice lawsuit. [News Source]

Lipitor Lawsuit News: Federal Judicial Panel to Reconsider Consolidation of Lawsuits Alleging an Association Between …
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 5:42 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

The Firm is investigating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who were treated with the cholesterol-lowering statin, and who went on to develop new-onset Type 2 diabetes. (PRWeb December 24, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/lipitor-lawsuit/lipitor-diabetes/prweb11447682.htm [News Source]

Environmental group sues EPA over Utah coal plant
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 5:20 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental group has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for what it claims is lax oversight of a coal-fired power plant in eastern Utah. [News Source]

Jury awards $55M for boy's injuries at birth
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 5:13 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

EASTON, Pa.—A jury in northeastern Pennsylvania has awarded $55 million to a family in a medical malpractice lawsuit. [News Source]

Chevron appeals against US$9.5bn Amazon pollution fine
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 2:22 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

US energy giant Chevron has appealed to Ecuador's highest court to cancel a US$9.5bn fine for polluting the Amazon rainforest as it seeks to overturn the largest judgment ever awarded in an environmental lawsuit. [News Source]

Federal judge tosses environmental lawsuit against Willits bypass
Tuesday December 24th 2013, 2:16 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. [News Source]