Stories tagged: federal lawsuit
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Washington joins another suit against Trump administration, challenges coal leasing order
Washington sues Trump Administration over coal mining on federal lands.
Sat., April 15, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
Lawsuit challenges cancellation of Montana oil, gas leases
An oil and gas company president has filed a lawsuit over the cancellation of an oil and gas lease in a wilderness area bordering Glacier National Park in Montana.
Thu., July 21, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
Feds say health mergers would increase costs, threaten care
Federal regulators are suing to stop two major health insurance mergers because they say the deals will increase health care costs for Americans and lower the quality of care they …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 11:03 a.m.
Home Depot: U.S. credit card firms slow to upgrade security
Visa and MasterCard are using security measures prone to fraud, putting retailers and customers at risk of hacking attacks by cyber thieves, The Home Depot Inc. says in a new …
Tue., Aug. 26, 2014
Settlement could cost county $375,000
Spokane County commissioners are being asked to approve a $375,000 settlement with a former licensing subagent whose contract was revoked by Auditor Vicky Dalton in 2012. Alvin and Michelle Paulsen, …
Fri., Nov. 8, 2013, 11:09 a.m.
Four couples challenge Idaho’s ban on gay marriage
Four same-sex couples from Boise filed a federal lawsuit today challenging Idaho’s ban on gay marriage and its laws that refuse to recognize same-sex marriages from other states.
Fri., Aug. 9, 2013, 7:37 a.m.
Federal lawsuit filed in megaloads dispute
SYRINGA, Idaho — A Native American tribe and a conservation group have filed a joint suit in federal court to halt a massive shipment of oil field equipment that was …
Fri., July 17, 2009
Spokane travel company sued
A group of shareholders in Ambassadors Group, a Spokane travel company, has filed suit, alleging executives misled investors and analysts about the company’s financial troubles and wrongly inflated the company’s …
Fri., June 19, 2009, 10:21 a.m.
City asks to dismiss Zehm case
The city of Spokane asked a federal court to dismiss the lawsuit over the death of Otto Zehm, a developmentally disabled janitor who died while in police custody. Attorneys for …
Wed., Dec. 10, 2008
Bigelow Gulch project begins
Spokane County commissioners are plowing ahead with a plan to widen Bigelow Gulch Road despite a federal lawsuit that could block or delay federal funding for the project. Earth work …