A woman is suing the Dallas Cowboys and their owner Jerry Jones, claiming she suffered third degree burns after sitting on a hot bench at Cowboys stadium.
In the FBI’s 2011 National Gang Threat Assessment, fans of the horrorcore rap duo Insane Clown Posse, known as Juggalos, were labeled a “loosely-organized hybrid gang.” Now, the ICP plans to sue the FBI for giving its face-painting followers the potentially dangerous label.
A Portland Ore., woman has won a suit against a man she met on E-harmony.com in 2010, whom she says gave her herpes. She alleged negligence and battery. Other such cases have been filed in the past, most notably against celebrities, but charges are usually hard to prove, and in a civil case the defendant [...]
In the aftermath of a deadly police beating caught on videotape, the Fullerton Police Department agreed to settle claims brought by Cathy Thomas, the victim’s mother, for $1 million.
A California appellate reversed a lower court’s decision to dismiss paraplegic Gregory Harry’s lawsuit, in which he claims he suffered “excruciating pain and trauma, permanent injury and loss of functionality,” when a worker at the medical center where he has been treated since 2009 tripped over his catheter and ripped it out
The family of slain University of Virginia lacrosse player Yeardley Love received some closure when a jury convicted her ex-boyfriend George Huguely of murder. Now they’re looking for justice in civil court.