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Lawsuit Claims Man Endured Repeated Assaults and Unwanted Sexual Advances in Detention Facility
Monday September 29th 2014, 7:47 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Lawsuit Claims Man Endured Repeated Assaults and Unwanted Sexual Advances in Detention Facility Detention Facility Inmate Claims Officials Threatened Him for Complaining About Attacks by Other Inmates Inmate at Illinois Detention Facility Claims Officials Ignored His Concerns About Sexual Abuse Man Claims He Endured Repeated Assaults in Illinois Detention Facility Lawsuit Claims Man Endured ... [News Source]

Lower Makefield joins BRRAM suit seeking comprehensive environmental study for planned Trenton-Mercer Airport expansion
Monday September 29th 2014, 7:32 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

LOWER MAKEFIELD - After more than an hour of discussion and hearing township residents complain about increased jetliner noise, the board of supervisors voted unanimously to join a lawsuit filed by the Bucks Residents for Responsible Airport Management (BRRAM) against the Trenton-Mercer Airport. [News Source]

Actor Tracy Morgan wasn't wearing seatbelt in June crash, Wal-Mart says
Monday September 29th 2014, 7:04 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan and others in his limousine were not wearing seat belts when their vehicle was struck by a Wal-Mart truck in a June highway accident, the retailer said on Monday. Wal-Mart Stores Inc made its contention in a court filing responding to a lawsuit by Morgan and three other plaintiffs over the crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. Known for ... [News Source]

Attorney: 'Appalling' for Wal-Mart to blame Morgan
Monday September 29th 2014, 6:41 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

NEWARK, N.J. — An attorney representing actor-comedian Tracy Morgan says it's "appalling" that Wal-Mart calls Morgan partly to blame for injuries he suffered in a New Jersey highway accident involving one of the company's trucks. Morgan filed a lawsuit over the June accident, which killed a friend accompanying the former "Saturday Night Live" and "30 Rock" star back from a show in Delaware ... [News Source]

U.S. government lawsuits target transgender discrimination in workplace
Monday September 29th 2014, 6:27 pm Filed under Discrimination lawsuit

By Mica Rosenberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - A funeral home and an eye clinic that fired employees who had changed their sex from male to female were sued last week as the U.S. government filed its first-ever federal lawsuits for transgender discrimination. The cases could lay the groundwork for more such actions in the future, legal experts said on Monday. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ... [News Source]

Tracy Morgan accident: Wal-Mart says comedian, others weren't wearing seatbelts
Monday September 29th 2014, 6:19 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a limousine struck from behind by a Wal-Mart truck on a highway in June weren't wearing seatbelts, the company said. [News Source]

Wal-Mart says Tracy Morgan wasn't wearing seat belt during June crash
Monday September 29th 2014, 5:58 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

Tracy Morgan and others in his limousine were not wearing seat belts during a June highway accident that left a fellow comedian dead, Wal-Mart alleged Monday in its response to his lawsuit. [News Source]