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Newhall Ranch project faces new hurdles with environmentalists' suit
Thursday March 06th 2014, 11:00 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Several environmental groups claim two federal agencies improperly assessed the environmental impact of troubled Newhall Ranch. Environmentalists took a new step Thursday in a decades-long dispute by filing a lawsuit against federal agencies that gave permission for construction of a community of 60,000 residents along the last wild river in Southern California. [News Source]

Newhall Ranch project faces new hurdles with environmentalists' suit
Thursday March 06th 2014, 10:53 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Several environmental groups claim two federal agencies improperly assessed the environmental impact of troubled Newhall Ranch. This post has been corrected, as indicated below.         [News Source]

Former U-Va. student seeks to block new U.S. law on campuses’ handling of sexual assaults
Thursday March 06th 2014, 9:55 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Woman who has said she was raped is angered by what she calls a greater burden of proof on victims. [News Source]

Erie restaurant settles harassment lawsuit
Thursday March 06th 2014, 9:24 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — An Erie restaurant has agreed to pay a former worker $20,000 to settle a federal sexual harassment lawsuit. [News Source]

Botched electroshock therapy ruined life of celebrated architect, family says
Thursday March 06th 2014, 8:59 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Carrier Clinic in Montgomery. / Sergio Bichao/Staff Photo PEAPACK-GLADSTONE — Douglas Disbrow was a celebrated architect designing corporate headquarters and university buildings. [News Source]

Erie restaurant settles harassment lawsuit
Thursday March 06th 2014, 8:13 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

ERIE, Pa.—An Erie restaurant has agreed to pay a former worker $20,000 to settle a federal sexual harassment lawsuit. [News Source]

Erie restaurant settles harassment lawsuit
Thursday March 06th 2014, 7:51 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

ERIE, Pa. (AP) - An Erie restaurant has agreed to pay a former worker $20,000 to settle a federal sexual harassment lawsuit. The Erie Times-News (http://bit.ly/1ieTTzw ) reports that the proposed consent decree was filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission had filed ... [News Source]