Stories tagged: lawsuit
Wed., May 30, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
The University of Washington’s Center for Human Rights has settled its
Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:26 p.m.
Millions of Illinois Facebook users are being notified that they could be involved in a lawsuit over the social media giant’s use of its facial tagging feature.
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
The promoter of a new Melissa McCarthy movie has told a judge that a lawsuit from the makers of “Sesame Street” could be devastating for the film’s August release.
Sun., May 27, 2018, 11:11 a.m.
A man suing Papa Murphy’s International, LLC claims he contracted E. coli from a takeout salad from the pizza chain’s south Nampa location, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday.
Thu., May 24, 2018, 11:51 a.m.
In 2015, Alene Anase was asked by her employer Alpha Omega Winery to serve guests as part of a charity cruise on the San Francisco Bay. But what she expected …
Wed., May 23, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
A Nevada jury is due to hear closing arguments in a British tourist’s lawsuit blaming Las Vegas Strip headliner David Copperfield for injuries the tourist suffered while taking part in …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
A new lawsuit targeting Idaho’s public school districts and charter schools would build on past successful litigation, claiming that charging student fees is unconstitutional and violates students’ rights to an …
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith sued USA Swimming on Monday, alleging the sport’s national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.
Tue., May 15, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
Environmental groups and three Montana landowners sued Tuesday to cancel hundreds of recent oil and gas lease sales, saying the U.S. government’s leasing of public lands is skyrocketing without understanding …
Sat., May 12, 2018, 7:31 p.m.
An African woman and her children were kicked off a United Airlines flight after a fellow passenger complained that she had a “pungent” odor, according to a racial discrimination lawsuit …
Thu., May 10, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
King County is suing five major oil companies after it says the companies deliberately looked to downplay and discredit scientific warnings about the risks of global warning.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Dozens of California counties are suing drugmakers and pharmacy chains that officials say created a public nuisance by manufacturing and distributing prescription painkillers they say contributed to the deaths of …
Thu., May 10, 2018, 9:52 a.m.
A lawsuit filed against two Canyon County jail deputies says they plotted to retaliate against a man by encouraging other inmates to attack him.
Tue., May 8, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
A group of advocacy organizations filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Department of Housing and Urban Development and its secretary, Ben Carson, over his decision to delay an Obama-era rule …
Mon., May 7, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
A student is suing Washington State University, claiming the university’s alleged negligence and violation of federal law resulted in a failure to protect her from a hostile campus environment in …
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
Three women who worked with Charlie Rose filed a sexual harassment lawsuit Friday against CBS News and the television journalist.
Wed., May 2, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
Nicki Minaj is getting a lot of attention for the new T-shirts she’s selling, featuring a pair of breasts in the design. But it’s not the kind of attention one …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 8:52 a.m.
A class-action lawsuit was filed this week on behalf of Hanford workers who lost pension benefits under a failed economic development program.
Tue., May 1, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
Texas and six other states are suing to end once and for all a program that would protect some young immigrants from deportation.
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
California and 16 other states – including Washington – sued the Trump administration on Tuesday over its plans to scrap standards on vehicle greenhouse gas emissions, which help set gas …
Mon., April 30, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
Former casino mogul Steve Wynn has filed a defamation lawsuit against a former Wynn Las Vegas salon director over claims attributed to the man in media reports about sexual misconduct …
Mon., April 30, 2018, 11:40 a.m.
The porn actress alleging an affair with President Donald Trump is escalating her legal fight, suing the president for defamation.
Thu., April 26, 2018, 11:38 a.m.
Months after reporting the alleged sexual assault to Canadian police — and to her longtime employer, SkyWest Airlines — Morgan said she’s tired of living and working in fear. The …
Sun., April 22, 2018, 1:03 p.m.
The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled that a lower court must once again review a slip-and-fall lawsuit against Walmart.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 1:33 p.m.
‘Stranger Things’ creators respond to lawsuit alleging they stole the idea for the hit sci-fi series
The Duffer brothers have denied accusations that they stole the idea for their hit Netflix series from a short film by director Charlie Kessler, who has filed suit against them.
Thu., March 29, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
It looks like “Game Over” for actress Lindsay Lohan in her state court fight against a software company for using what she claims is a likeness of her in a …
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 1:55 p.m.
Three Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 7:31 p.m.
Leaders of Orange County, California, voted Tuesday to join a Trump administration lawsuit against the state over its law aimed at protecting immigrants from stepped-up deportations.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 7:26 p.m.
Organizations suing to eliminate the first national marine monument in the Atlantic Ocean have gotten the OK to proceed with a suit designed to reopen the area to commercial fishing, …
Thu., March 22, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
All seven judges from the Benton-Franklin County Superior Court have sued the Franklin County court clerk, alleging he has failed to follow a court rule to keep paper files of …