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State assemblyman accused of sexual harassment announces retirement
Sunday January 12th 2014, 9:29 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

BUFFALO — A Buffalo-area Assemblyman accused of sexually harassing female staffers announced Sunday that he'll retire while continuing to defend himself in court against allegations he calls false. [News Source]

A matter of trust: Dispute between mother, bank seen as unusual
Sunday January 12th 2014, 9:19 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Editor’s Note: This is the final part of a two-part story on a mother’s struggle to hold onto her right to care for her disabled daughter. [News Source]

State assemblyman resigns after sexual harassment charges
Sunday January 12th 2014, 7:56 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A Buffalo-area Assemblyman accused of sexually harassing female staffers announced Sunday that he'll retire while continuing to defend himself in court against allegations he calls false. [News Source]

Port of Vancouver gets partial win in oil lawsuit
Sunday January 12th 2014, 7:34 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Superior Court Judge David Gregerson dismissed a claim by three environmental groups saying the port violated state environmental policy by approving a lease to build an oil terminal before an environmental impact statement was issued, The Columbian reported in Sunday's newspaper (http://is.gd/LtF4Kv ). [...] Gregerson said there's a "public benefit" in allowing Columbia Riverkeeper, the ... [News Source]

Lawsuit: Lake Tahoe fireworks violate Clean Water Act
Sunday January 12th 2014, 6:54 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A federal lawsuit accuses the organizers of fireworks shows on Lake Tahoe of polluting the lake and violating the Clean Water Act. [News Source]

Port of Vanc. gets partial win in oil terminal suit
Sunday January 12th 2014, 6:02 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - A Clark County judge gave a partial victory to the Port of Vancouver in a lawsuit over a proposed oil terminal. Superior Court Judge David Gregerson dismissed a claim by three environmental groups saying the port violated state environmental policy by approving a lease to build an oil terminal before an environmental impact statement was issued, The Columbian reported in ... [News Source]

Jennifer Lopez Allegedly Involved in Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
Sunday January 12th 2014, 5:51 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Attracting some unwanted attention with her killer voice and good looks, Jennifer Lopez has allegedly become involved in a catfish scam, convincing a man to… via Emag.co.uk [News Source]