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George Zimmerman Lawsuit: Did NBC Make Him Sound Racist Against Trayvon Martin?
Friday June 20th 2014, 11:08 pm Filed under Libel lawsuit

George Zimmerman’s lawsuit against NBC Universal alleges that the network knowingly edited his phone calls to the police in order to make him sound racist and that he purposefully racially profiled Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman is seeking damages against NBC as part of his libel lawsuit. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Trayvon Martin’s father [News Source]

Alex Rodriguez drops lawsuit against N.Y. Yankees team doctor
Friday June 20th 2014, 10:54 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

Alex Rodriguez dropped a lawsuit accusing a New York Yankees team doctor of botching his treatment for a hip injury, ending what had been a lingering piece of the slugger's legal fight over his baseball career, his lawyer said. [News Source]

Does Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer Mean I Will Need to Attend a Trial?
Friday June 20th 2014, 9:52 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

If you’re injured in an automobile accident, your auto insurance carrier might offer you a car accident settlement to cover the money you spent on your medical treatment or wages lost as a result from time off of work. Car accident victims may think the insurance company’s offer is the best way to go. They’re […] [News Source]

Source: Alex Rodriguez dropped lawsuit in preparation for resuming career in 2015
Friday June 20th 2014, 9:38 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

A-Rod's route to recovery would seem to require a reasonable relationship with the Yankees and MLB. [News Source]

Environmental groups settle lawsuit against Plan Bay Area
Friday June 20th 2014, 9:11 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Sierra Club and Communities for a Better Environment say settlement calls for agencies to provide firmer action and estimates in 2017 regional plan to reduce greenhouse gases and other pollution. [News Source]

7 priests suspended in Mexico pending abuse probe
Friday June 20th 2014, 9:01 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Roman Catholic Church in Mexico confirmed on Friday that it has suspended seven priests, including one accused of abuse while serving in Los Angeles, from its diocese in the border city of Tijuana pending an investigation into alleged sexual harassment and abuse. [News Source]

Northwestern sued by professor accused of sexual harassment
Friday June 20th 2014, 8:56 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Peter Ludlow, disciplined but still on the faculty, alleges defamation and invasion of privacy. [News Source]