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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

NY Facebook plaintiff seeks halt to criminal case

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – A lawyer for a New York man who was charged with fraud after filing a multibillion-dollar lawsuit claiming half ownership of Facebook asked a judge Friday to suspend the criminal case […]

05/11/2013

California State Attorney General Kamala Harris

Calif. sues JPMorgan Chase over debt collection

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s attorney general sued one of the nation’s largest banks Thursday, alleging that JPMorgan Chase & Co. used illegal tactics in its efforts to collect debts from more than 100,000 credit […]

05/09/2013

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Calif sues over lead found in ginger, plum candies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California has filed a lawsuit against Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s and other food retailers, alleging they are selling ginger and plum candies tainted by lead without warning labels required by state […]

05/01/2013

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NJ woman ‘horrified’ over phrase mocking Asians

BELMAR, N.J. (AP) — A woman of Korean descent who claims a worker at a CVS in southern New Jersey used a phrase mocking Asians to identify her on a store receipt said Thursday she was “horrified” when she made the discovery.

04/18/2013

Kevin Clash, puppeteer, posing with "Sesame Street" character Elmo

Former voice of TV’s Elmo sued in NY for 5th time

NEW YORK (AP) — A puppeteer who was the voice of Elmo on “Sesame Street” is being sued for the fifth time, accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy.

04/02/2013

Lawsuit: child molester should buy victim’s house

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The parents of a young Pennsylvania girl who was sexually molested by their neighbor have sued the man in a bid to force him to buy their house.

03/21/2013

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Lawsuit: Hospital granted request for no black nurses

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — An African-American nurse claims a Michigan hospital agreed to a man’s request that no black nurses care for his newborn.

02/19/2013

Carnival Triumph cruise ship, Mobile, Alabama. (AP Photo)

1st lawsuit already filed in cruise ship mishap

MIAMI (AP) — The first lawsuit has been filed in the wake of the crippled Carnival Triumph cruise ship that left thousands of passengers in miserable conditions for days.

02/15/2013

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Readers sue Armstrong over drug-use denial in books

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Readers of Lance Armstrong’s two books detailing his cycling accomplishments are suing the disgraced athlete and his publishers because of his denials of drug use.

01/24/2013

Flag Building, Church of Scientology,

Calif. couple sues over donations to Scientology

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two former members of the Church of Scientology claimed in a lawsuit filed Wednesday that the church and its affiliates deceived members into donating millions of dollars to misrepresented causes.

01/23/2013

Woman sues online dating service over attack

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas woman is suing an online dating service for nearly $10 million, claiming it set her up with a man who brutally attacked her.

01/21/2013

Century 16 theatre, Aurora, Colorado (AP Photo)

More theater shooting victims signal they may sue

DENVER (AP) — Lawyers representing 14 people who were at a Colorado movie theater that was attacked by a gunman have filed notices they may sue a university psychiatrist whom the suspect had seen for care.

01/17/2013

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