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Ohio Judge Flushes Inmate's Toilet Lawsuit By Writing Poem

Associated Press | David Moye | Posted 01.08.2016 | Weird News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge used a five-stanza poem to dismiss an Ohio prisoner's lawsuit over bathroom access, writing that "neither runs nor con...

Aunt Who Sued Nephew Over Hug Says She Was 'Never Comfortable' Doing So

Associated Press | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.16.2015 | Weird News

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City woman vilified for suing her 12-year-old nephew over a broken wrist she suffered when he jumped in her arms to gre...

5 More Reasons You Can't Sue Applebee's

The Second City | Posted 05.10.2015 | Comedy
The Second City

I'm sure we can all agree that it is a sad day when a man burned by fajitas while praying can't sue Applebee's. But perhaps it will provide him -- and the rest of us mourning this tragedy of our broken judicial system -- some solace to know that he is not alone.

Customer Sues Restaurant For $100,000 Over Valentine's Day Dinner

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.05.2015 | Weird News

Bad service at a restaurant? Most patrons would stop giving the establishment their business, or perhaps leave a negative review on Yelp. Not Kathl...

Woman Sues Former Employer After Rush-Hour Traffic Schedule Request

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.30.2014 | Business

Hate traffic? We all do -- but not like Andrea DeGerolamo. The Berlin, New Jersey, woman has filed a lawsuit against her former employer, Fulton Fi...

Man Who Peed In Co-worker's Coffee Ordered To Pay $5K

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.10.2014 | Weird News

A man who spiked a co-worker's coffee pot with his own urine has now been relieved of $5,001. On Monday, a jury in Culpeper County, Va., ordered Ja...

Woman Tries To Sue Her Divorce Lawyers For The Most Ridiculous Reason

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Apparently not everyone is aware that a divorce ends a marriage. A British woman tried to sue her lawyers, claiming they should have warned her that b...

San Diego Is Being Sued Because of All the Damn Sea Lion Poop!

Roadtrippers | Posted 03.01.2014 | Weird News

San Diego's La Jolla Cove is smelly. Like, super stinky. And it's all because of cute, lovable sea lions, that are pooping everywhere!

Man Sues Apple For Letting Him Watch Internet Porn

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.13.2013 | Business

A Tennessee man is suing Apple, claiming the tech giant is at fault for selling devices that grant him unrestricted access to porn on the internet. ...

Justin Bieber Sued For Purchasing Penis Enlargement With Stolen Credit Card

Posted 10.25.2012 | Money

Justin Bieber has been sued by a Michigan man who claims the pop superstar stole his credit card and purchased a penis enlargement with it. Accordi...

Casey Anthony Sued For $3 BILLION

Posted 10.13.2012 | Crime

A Pennsylvania woman filed a$3 billion lawsuit against Casey Anthony, claiming that Anthony threatened to kill her, reports. In th...

Man Dies During Extramarital Threesome, His Family Gets $3 Million

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.01.2012 | Weird News

The family of a man who died while having a threesome with a woman and a male friend has been awarded $3 million from his cardiologist because the doc...

Couple Sues Landlord For Haunted Home

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 04.19.2012 | Weird News

Adjusting to new circumstances is always a little unnerving, but it gets a whole lot scarier when there are ghosts involved. Josue Chinchilla, his ...

Princess Demands Billions For 'Titanic' Copyright Infringement

Posted 03.24.2014 | Weird News

An Imperial Beach woman named Princess Samantha Kennedy claims the script of the movie "Titanic" unlawfully draws from her unpublished biography and l...

Frat Boy Sues For Injuries Caused By Rocket Shot From Anus

The Week | Posted 04.15.2012 | Weird News

A West Virginia college student is suing his fraternity, alleging that he fell off a deck when a drunken frat brother fired a bottle rocket out of his...

She Took Walmart To Court -- Over 2 Cents

Posted 11.30.2011 | Weird News

For Mary Bach, 2 cents isn't chump change. The Pennsylvania woman took Walmart to court over a two-penny discrepancy on her receipt -- and won. ...

Second Life Sex Lawsuit: Linden Lab Targeted For Allowing Ripped-Off Sex Toys | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Raising the stakes on a two-year-old intellectual property controversy in Second Life, a popular seller of online adult novelties filed a federal copy...