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North St. Louis County fire district to pay out thousands in lawusit
Thursday May 08th 2014, 11:42 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

(KMOV.com) – A fire district in Hazelwood has been forced to pay out $100,000 to settle a discrimination lawsuit. The Robertson Fire District has agreed to a settlement with former firefighter Scott Wilson. Wilson sued the district after he claimed he was denied a promotion because he testified in favor of two other employees who also filed a lawsuit. In the previous lawsuit, the district paid ... [News Source]

Wrongful death suit filed in mauling case
Thursday May 08th 2014, 10:40 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against Andrew Nason and Julie Custer by the estate of Klonda Richey, who was mauled to death Feb. 7 at her home on East Bruce Avenue in Dayton by Nason and Custer’s mixed-mastiff dogs. The suit, filed in Montgomery County Common Pleas Court earlier this month, claims Nason and Custer negligently failed to restrain, control and confine their dogs. They ... [News Source]

Rock Church named in sexual battery lawsuit
Thursday May 08th 2014, 7:00 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

SAN DIEGO — A lawsuit was filed in San Diego Thursday on behalf of six women who claim they were the victims of sexual battery and harassment at a drug and alcohol recovery program affiliated with the Rock Church Ministries … [News Source]

Officer's family files wrongful death lawsuit against alleged drunk driver
Thursday May 08th 2014, 6:43 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

PONTIAC, Ill. -- The parents of Casey Kohlmeier have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the man accused of driving drunk and killing the Pontiac Police Officer. [News Source]

Women suing Rock Church for sexual battery
Thursday May 08th 2014, 6:11 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Six women seeking help through a drug and alcohol recovery program say they suffered sexual battery and harassment at the hands of their program director. The women have filed a lawsuit against the Rock Church Ministries of San Diego. [News Source]

Rehab director faces sexual harassment lawsuit
Thursday May 08th 2014, 4:54 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Six women say they were abused by the director of Rock Recovery Ministry. [News Source]

Terrance Franklin's family filing wrongful death lawsuit against Minneapolis police
Thursday May 08th 2014, 4:22 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Nearly a year after Minneapolis Police shot and killed Terrance Franklin, an attorney representing his family is preparing to file a federal civil rights and wrongful death lawsuit saying a culture of racism inside the MPD played a role in the killing. A rough draft of the lawsuit was obtained by Fox 9 News. [News Source]