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APD hiring, practices questioned in Torres case
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 8:36 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Day three of the wrongful death lawsuit against the Albuquerque Police Department focused on the officers involved in the deadly shooting.… More » [News Source]

Judge postpones hearing in coal ash lawsuit
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 7:40 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A federal judge is postponing a hearing on a lawsuit filed by an environmental group claiming Duke Energy violated the Clean Water Act by allowing its coal ash pits to pollute a major Charlotte waterway. [News Source]

Ferndale man's death from Northland Mall incident ruled accidental
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 7:10 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Pontiac — Oakland County Chief Medical Examiner Ljubisa Dragovic said Wednesday the Jan. 28 death of a Ferndale man during a confrontation with Northland Mall security guards has been determined from ' position compression asphyxia' and ruled accidental. [News Source]

Lawsuit filed to get road in Atlantic Crossing
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 6:59 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Harbour House Homeowners Association filed suit on day of deadline [News Source]

Skokie officer files discrimination lawsuit
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 6:34 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

A Skokie police officer filed a discrimination lawsuit Wednesday in Federal court claiming the Skokie Police Department forced him to use his personal time off to fulfill his military obligations in the Marine Reserves. [News Source]

Judge postpones hearing in coal ash lawsuit
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 3:49 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A federal judge is postponing a hearing on a lawsuit filed by an environmental group claiming Duke Energy violated the Clean Water Act by allowing its coal ash pits to pollute a major Charlotte waterway. [News Source]

Judge rejects lawsuit over Utah’s belated air-quality plan
Wednesday March 12th 2014, 3:47 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A federal judge on Tuesday tossed a lawsuit filed by an environmental group alleging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been too soft on Utah’s failure to implement air pollution plans on time. Since WildEarth Guardians filed the suit in May, the state Division of Air Quality has submitted so-called state implementation plans for Utah County and Salt Lake City-area airsheds, but after ... [News Source]