Friday, October 18, 2019

Tag: lawsuit

California Man Exonerated in 1998 Murder Case...

A man who spent 20 years behind bars after being wrongfully convicted in his lover's murder is taking the Southern California sheriff’s investigators to...

Lawsuit: Black Woman Says a Former Habitat...

A former Habitat for Humanity employee in Columbus, Mississippi, is suing the local office of the nonprofit after saying a manager called...

States Suing Trump Administration, Company Over Public...

Eight states are filing suit against the Trump administration over its decision to allow a Texas company to publish downloadable blueprints for a 3D-printed...

Cardi B. Denies Having a 360 Deal...

Rapper Cardi B. is firing back at her former manager who filed a lawsuit against the star. Cardi B. countersued ex-manager Klenord "Shaft" Raphael in...

Conservatives Want to Do Away with Affirmative...

Back in 2014, a federal lawsuit was filed in Massachusetts on behalf of a group of Asian-Americans charging Harvard University’s undergraduate-admissions process with discriminating...

Africatown, A Small Historically Black Town Fighting...

In the spring of 1860, a year before the Civil War, a wealthy Alabama shipbuilder and plantation owner named Timothy Meaher chose to toy...

Jay Z Files $15M Suit Against Former...

Entrepreneurial genius and music mogul Jay Z recently filed suit against former owners of TIDAL music streaming service due to claims of faulty subscriber...

Lawsuit Accuses SC Jail of Depriving Woman...

The family of a South Carolina woman who died in jail is suing because they say she was deprived of water. According to The Post-Courier,...

Melissa Butler, Akai Gurley’s Girlfriend, Sues NYC...

The girlfriend of a man killed by police in a New York housing project has filed a lawsuit against the city of New York. According...

Nestle Admits Use of Slave Labor in...

Nestle, which is currently fighting child slave labor charges in Ivory Coast, has recently been hit with another charge of using forced labor. According to...

Gullah-Geechee Descendants Files Suit Against State as...

Descendants of freed Africans who established a settlement off the coast of Georgia and South Carolina have filed a lawsuit against state and local...

Aretha Franklin Blocks ‘Amazing Grace’ Documentary, Protecting...

Aretha Franklin has run out of mercy.  The Queen of Soul was awarded a last minute injunction on Friday afternoon to halt the documentary, Amazing...

White Woman Who Sued Sperm Bank Over...

Video posted online by Huffington Post

As GOP Moves Forward with Lawsuit Against...

A day after Republicans in the House Rules Committee authorized Speaker John Boehner to move ahead with an unprecedented lawsuit against President Obama, a...

Federal Trade Commission Alleges T-Mobile Took Hundreds...

T-Mobile is in the crosshairs of a lawsuit by the Federal Trade Commission alleging it bilked customers out of hundreds of millions of dollars via bogus...

Deen Apologizes on ‘Today,’ But Continues to...

After Paula Deen made her tearful appearance on "Today" to beg forgiveness for the one time she says she used the n-word, the reaction...

Lil Kim Slapped With $15M Lawsuit

 Lil Kim is being slapping with a $15 million lawsuit from her business manager, who claimed that her diva attitude prevented him and his...

Lawsuit Filed Against ABC Family For Stolen...

Disney Co. and its affiliates ABC and ABC Family, along with its former director of development Beth Miller, were sued by two TV producers...

James Cameron Uses Xenogenesis Film To Fight...

The day a movie turns a profit, the vultures come out to pick. More often than not when a movie becomes a hit, people...

Fourth Elmo Accuser Surfaces in Bizarre Sex...

A fourth Elmo accuser has surfaced in just a matter of weeks against puppeteer Kevin Clash. Accusations of underage sexual relationships continue to mount...

Tyler Perry Sued Over ‘Good Deeds’ Film

Tyler Perry is being sued for allegedly stealing the inspiration for his movie "Good Deeds" released in February 2012. Terri Donald, an author who...