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$1M discrimination lawsuit spells trouble for Old Bridge police
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 7:29 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The Old Bridge Police Department is facing a $1 million discrimination lawsuit by a former auxiliary policewoman. / File photo: 2012 OLD BRIDGE — A former auxiliary police officer says she has not been able to return to work after she complained about sexual harassment by a superior officer. [News Source]

Missoula Police Det. to Appeal Ruling on Sexual Harassment
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 7:13 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A male Missoula Police Detective said he will appeal a judge's ruling in a lawsuit he filed against a female officer for sexual harassment. [News Source]

Mount Pleasant police chief had kiddie porn, complaint says
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 6:34 pm Filed under Lipitor lawsuit

Brian Fanelli Facebook page - Mount Pleasant police Chief Brian Fanelli was arrested Thursday Jan. 23, 2014, by federal agents on child porn charges after a search warrant was executed at a Mahopac home, a law enforcement source said. [News Source]

Lawsuit Continues in Couple's Train Track Death
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 6:26 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

It's been over two years since Hannah Barnes and Michael Hennen were killed in a tragic train accident. However, the legal battle is just beginning. Hannah's mother, Lisa, is suing Hannah's former employer, Hennen's Restaurant, for supplying her with alcohol. ... [News Source]

Plight of WorkSafeNB lawsuit plaintiff not unique, doctor says
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 6:14 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A family doctor testifying in the case of a Saint John man suing WorkSafeNB says several of his patients have also been denied prescribed treatment without explanation. [News Source]

Lawsuit claims boys molested at Maui Mormon camps
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 5:37 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

A lawsuit alleges a Mormon church camp coordinator molested boys who were picking pineapples on Maui. [News Source]

Lawsuit: Bedbugs in suburban hotel force woman to cut dreadlocks
Thursday January 23rd 2014, 4:20 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An assistant tennis coach at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, Donna Brumfield, and her group checked into the Palatine Holiday Inn Express in October 2012 for a tennis meet. She ended up meeting bedbugs, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court. Before the ensuing ordeal ended, Brumfield was forced to chop off her cherished, waist-length dreadlocks she had grown for 13 ... [News Source]