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Mother Booted From Plane for ‘Pungent’ Odor, Suit Says

May 13, 2018 |

A Nigerian mother claims she and her family were booted from a United Airlines flight because of what they called her “pungent” odor. Per the Houston Chronicle , the mother has filed a civil suit alleging discrimination on the part of the airline. The suit claims the woman, Queen Obioma, and…
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Broadway’s Mockingbird Will Go On After Suit Settled

May 11, 2018 |

The Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird will open in December following the settlement of a lawsuit, the AP reports. The settlement was announced Thursday in a joint statement issued by producer Scott Rudin’s production company and the estate of the late author, Harper Lee. The deal came three…
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Original Iron Man Suit Stolen From Storage

May 10, 2018 |

In a development that would be a lot more alarming in the Marvel universe, Iron Man’s suit is missing, presumed stolen. Police in Los Angeles say the iconic suit, one of two used in the first Iron Man movie, was taken from a prop storage facility some time between February…
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Suit: While in Custody, Deputies Ripped Off My Hijab

May 8, 2018 |

What started out as a husband-wife incident has led to a federal lawsuit against the sheriff’s office in California’s Ventura County after the wife says deputies forcibly removed her head scarf while in custody. The Los Angeles Times reports on the case of nurse Jennifer Hyatt, 44, who was detained…
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More Trouble for Charlie Rose: 3 Women File Sex Abuse Suit

May 5, 2018 |

The accusations just keep coming for former CBS star Charlie Rose. Three former colleagues have filed a suit in New York State Supreme Court accusing Rose of “blatant and repeated sexual harassment” against the junior female employees, per USA Today . The suit comes on the heels of a Washington Post…
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Roy Moore Names 4 Women in Defamation Suit

May 1, 2018 |

Failed Alabama US Senate candidate Roy Moore revealed in his first public appearance since losing a special election to Doug Jones in December that he’s filed a civil complaint against two dozen people who he says targeted his reputation as part of a political conspiracy. The former judge filed the…
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Instagram Model Fires Back in Dog Sexual Assault Suit, Blames Owner

April 28, 2018 |

Instagram model Deyana Mounira says she’s the victim of a dog s**t lawsuit because she did nothing sexual to Hef, the dog, and claims this video proves Hef’s owner actually sexually harassed HER. TMZ broke the story … Deyana was sued by…

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Suit: I Sat in Waste During 18 Days in Prison Transport Van

April 25, 2018 |

It’s bad enough to be detained for a crime you didn’t commit; it’s worse when that detention leads to nearly three weeks in the back of a van, deprived of a bathroom. The Washington Post reports a Virginia man is suing for just that, saying he was arrested in September…
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Contract workers’ suit alleging racist behavior at Tesla threatens to shine unwelcome light on carmaker’s culture

April 13, 2018 |

On a fall evening in 2015, Owen Diaz went to drop off food for his 20-year-old son Demetric, whom he’d helped find a job at the same Tesla Inc. factory where Owen operated elevators.

As he turned the corner, the two African American men allege in a lawsuit, Owen saw Demetric’s supervisor condemning…


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Judge Tosses Suit Against McDonald’s Extra Value Meals

April 10, 2018 |

A federal judge in Chicago has tossed a class-action lawsuit that argued McDonald’s was duping consumers because a single “Extra Value Meal” costs more than the sum total of the individual components of the meal bought separately. The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin reported Monday that Kelly Killeen said she bought…
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