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More defendants and plaintiffs added to Ash Street fire lawsuit
Monday January 27th 2014, 10:40 pm Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

Residents of Ash Street Place Apartments are seeking punitive damages and compensation for property lost in the April 9 fire. Read more [News Source]

Hatch administrator placed on leave due to sexual harassment, fraud report
Monday January 27th 2014, 9:57 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

LAS CRUCES >> The top administrator in the village of Hatch has been placed on paid leave after allegations of sexual harassment and fraud surfaced late last week, Mayor Andy Nuñez said Monday. [News Source]

Environmental groups sue Navy, fisheries service
Monday January 27th 2014, 9:40 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

More environmental groups are challenging the National Marine Fisheries Service's decision to allow the Navy to inadvertently harm whales and dolphins while conducting sonar and other training off Hawaii and Southern... [News Source]

Suit alleges U.S. ignored 'best available science' in sonar ruling
Monday January 27th 2014, 8:04 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental group is suing the National Marine Fisheries Service alleging that it downplayed harm to ocean wildlife during military exercises. The National Marine Fisheries Service violated federal law when it authorized the Navy's use of sonar in training exercises off Hawaii and California through 2018, an environmental group said in a lawsuit filed Monday. [News Source]

Suit alleges U.S. ignored 'best available science' in sonar ruling
Monday January 27th 2014, 8:01 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An environmental group is suing the National Marine Fisheries Service alleging that it downplayed harm to ocean wildlife during military exercises. The National Marine Fisheries Service violated federal law when it authorized the Navy's use of sonar in training exercises off Hawaii and California through 2018, an environmental group said in a lawsuit filed Monday.         [News Source]

Prominent Cincinnati-area attorney suspended
Monday January 27th 2014, 7:56 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

A prominent Cincinnati-area attorney is being suspended from practicing law for two months in Ohio. [News Source]

Ride service Uber faces new lawsuit after fatal San Francisco crash
Monday January 27th 2014, 7:56 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

By Dan Levine and Sarah McBride SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The family of a young girl killed by a driver affiliated with fast-growing private transportation service Uber sued the company on Monday, adding to Uber's growing list of legal problems. On New Year's Eve Sofia Liu, 6, died after she, her younger brother and their mother were hit by a car in a San Francisco cross-walk, according to the ... [News Source]