Lawsuit

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Ten Of The World’s Largest Car Makers Face Major Lawsuit

The suit claims the deaths of the 13 people that happened as a result of the poisoning that could have been prevented if an inexpensive feature was added to the cars that would turn off unattended engines.

08/31/2015

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I-TEAM INVESTIGATES: Penn State Fraternity “House Of Horrors”

A former fraternity pledge turned whistleblower speaks out about the Penn State hazing scandal.

06/08/2015

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Cosby Seeks To Block Subpoena In Philadelphia Sex Assault Case

Bill Cosby is seeking to keep the lid on material linked to a confidential 2006 settlement of a Philadelphia sex-assault lawsuit.

06/03/2015

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Slip And Fall Not Open And Shut Case

In order to file a slip and fall lawsuit, it’s not enough to show that you got hurt, you have to show that the other party was negligent.

05/22/2015

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First Lawsuit Filed In Philadelphia Train Derailment

One of the victims from Tuesday’s Amtrak train wreck files the first lawsuit against the company in connection with the crash.

05/14/2015

Honorees Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Time 100 Gala celebrating the Time 100 issue of the Most Influential People at The World at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 21, 2015 in New York. (Photo credit TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Video-Leak Lawsuit Can Proceed

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s lawsuit against the co-founder of YouTube over leaked footage of their marriage proposal should move forward, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday.

04/23/2015

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Suit Over Old City Beating Death Settled For $7 Million

A $7 million settlement has been reached in a wrongful death lawsuit against two defunct Philadelphia nightclubs stemming from the January 2012 beating death of a Temple University graduate in the historic Old City section of the city.

04/15/2015

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Attractive Nuisance May Be More Than A Nuisance To Liable Homeowners

In legal terms, an attractive nuisance is a dangerous condition on a property – such as an unenclosed swimming pool – that might lure a child to investigate.

03/30/2015

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PA Attorney General Sues Drivehere.com, Car Vision and Carvision.com

By Jim Donovan: The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office has filed a lawsuit against three Philadelphia-area car dealerships and their president amid allegations that they sold and leased used cars at inflated prices, used deceptive business […]

03/25/2015

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Ex-Philadelphia Officer Testifies In Stop-and-Frisk Lawsuit

City lawyers say ex-officer Herbert Spellman has “an ax to grind” against the police department after he was denied disability and workers’ compensation over an on-duty car accident.

03/16/2015

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

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Pa.-based McNeil Consumer Healthcare Company To Plead Guilty Over Recall

Court documents unsealed Tuesday say McNeil Consumer Healthcare, of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, will acknowledge selling adulterated bottles of Infants’ and Children’s Tylenol and Children’s Motrin. The company agreed to pay $25 million to resolve the case.

03/10/2015

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Casino Appeals Ruling Favoring Trumps In Name Lawsuit

The owners of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal casino on Friday appealed a court order in favor of Donald and Ivanka Trump in a lawsuit seeking to strip the Trump name from the casino.

03/06/2015

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Court: Man Burned By Fajitas While Praying Can’t Sue Applebee’s In NJ

A New Jersey appellate court says a man cannot seek damages for burns he suffered while bowing his head in prayer over a sizzling steak fajita skillet at a restaurant.

03/05/2015

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams (credit: Mike DeNardo)

DA Seth Williams Challenges Gov. Wolf’s Death Penalty Moratorium

The lawsuit comes five days after Wolf said he would issue reprieves at least until he receives a report from a legislative commission that has been studying the issue since 2011.

02/18/2015

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