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CIA disciplines 15 officers in harassment cases
Sunday June 15th 2014, 11:26 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

When Ilana Sara Greenstein was a CIA case officer working at headquarters a decade ago, she said, a married senior manager who was responsible for her promotions made sexual advances toward her. [News Source]

Student found in violation of sexual harassment policy drops lawsuit
Sunday June 15th 2014, 10:36 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The student sued MSU for expelling him after allegedly sexually assaulting another student in August 2013. [News Source]

Student found in violation of sexual harassment policy drops lawsuit
Sunday June 15th 2014, 10:36 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

The student sued MSU for expelling him after allegedly sexually assaulting another student in August 2013. [News Source]

Lawyers: GM seeks bankruptcy shield from lawsuit
Sunday June 15th 2014, 8:40 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

DETROIT — Lawyers for a Georgia family that is trying to reopen a wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors say the company is trying to move the case to federal court so it can use bankruptcy as a shield from the claim. The lawyers, Lance Cooper and Jere Beasley, said Wednesday in a statement that GM's court filings run counter to a promise made by GM CEO Mary Barra to fairly compensate ... [News Source]

Lawsuit seeks to undo Hawaii County’s GMO law
Sunday June 15th 2014, 6:39 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Several Big Island agriculture groups and farmers filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court on Monday seeking to overturn Hawaii County’s law restricting the use of genetically modified crops. [News Source]

Lawsuit claims jailer misconduct in inmate death
Sunday June 15th 2014, 6:07 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The family of an inmate who died after a jailhouse fight has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office. [News Source]

Lawyers: GM seeks bankruptcy shield from lawsuit
Sunday June 15th 2014, 6:03 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

Lawyers for a Georgia family that is trying to reopen a wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors say the company is trying to move the case to federal court so it can use bankruptcy as a shield from the claim. [News Source]