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East bank levee authority to vote Thursday on killing energy lawsuit
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 9:58 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The east bank levee authority will vote Thursday on whether to drop its controversial environmental lawsuit against 97 oil, gas and pipeline companies, but it remains unclear whether the lawsuit will be dropped. Thursday's vote by the the Southeast Louisiana Flood... [News Source]

News Ontario
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 7:21 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Ontario’s legislature will get back to work on July 2 with plans for a Throne Speech and the re-introduction of the spring Liberal budget, Premier Kathleen Wynne said Friday. [News Source]

Wynne returns to Queen's Park after majority win 0
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 7:18 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

Ontario’s legislature will get back to work on July 2 with plans for a Throne Speech and the re-introduction of the spring Liberal budget, Premier Kathleen Wynne said Friday. [News Source]

Murray Energy sues over carbon emissions rules
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 7:12 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

An Ohio-based coal operator has sued President Barack Obama's administration seeking to block the Environmental Protection Agency's new carbon emissions rules for America's power plants. The lawsuit was ... [News Source]

Lawyer settles malpractice lawsuit over conviction
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 5:41 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) - A lawyer accused of poorly representing a Detroit-area man who spent seven years in prison has agreed to a $505,000 settlement to end a malpractice lawsuit against her. [News Source]

Family of man fatally shot by Knox deputies files lawsuit
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 5:12 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

The parents of a 21-year-old man fatally wounded in a standoff with the Knox County Sheriff’s Office have filed a federal civil-rights lawsuit against the agency and its deputies. [News Source]

Wrongful death suit filed in Balch Springs drowning
Wednesday June 18th 2014, 1:08 pm Filed under Wrongful death lawsuit

A wrongful death lawsuit was filed today against  Balch Springs over the May 11 drowning of 9-year-old Tamia Johnson. [News Source]