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Environmental Group, Nearby Residents Want Red Cedar Development Sped Up
Monday April 07th 2014, 11:24 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

In wake of last week's lawsuit filed by the owners of the Frandor shopping center against the City of Lansing, several were in support of keeping the redevelopment project on track during Monday night's public hearing. [News Source]

Wrongful death lawsuit filed for UA student who fell off Bama Belle
Monday April 07th 2014, 10:32 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a University of Alabama student who drown during a sorority party has filed a $10 million wrongful death lawsuit. [News Source]

Wrongful death lawsuit filed for UA student who fell off Bama Belle
Monday April 07th 2014, 10:04 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The family of a University of Alabama student who drown during a sorority party has filed a $10 million wrongful death lawsuit. [News Source]

Oklahoma Company At Center Of $5.15 Billion Lawsuit
Monday April 07th 2014, 7:06 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A former Oklahoma oil and gas giant is at the center of the largest environmental cash settlement in history – 5.15 billion dollars. [News Source]

Transport Canada not negligent in grounding airline following fatal crash: judge
Monday April 07th 2014, 6:38 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

VANCOUVER - The owner of a British Columbia airline that went bankrupt following a crash that killed three people has lost his lawsuit against Transport Canada. Sonicblue Airways owner Ranjit Singh Gill sued the national safety agency and two of its managers for negligence in public office over the decision to suspend his operating certificate after the January 2006 accident. [News Source]

Second Franklin fire district facing discrimination lawsuit by female ex-member
Monday April 07th 2014, 5:17 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

A Plainsboro woman is suing a Franklin fire company, claiming she was sexually harassed as a volunteer firefighter. / MARK R. SULLIVAN/STAFF PHOTO FRANKLIN (SOMERSET) — At least two of the 10 fire companies in this township are defending themselves against accusations by women alleging mistreatment and misconduct by male leaders. [News Source]

San Diego mayor accused of sex harassment released from house arrest
Monday April 07th 2014, 4:47 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, who resigned last year amid a torrent of sexual harassment allegations and was later convicted of abusing three women, said on Monday he had spent his court-ordered home confinement working to correct his behavior and regain his integrity. Filner was sentenced to 90 days of house arrest in addition to three years of probation in December after pleading guilty ... [News Source]