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Janell Ross

Lawsuit: CEO Wanted To Fire Exec Because Of Her Accent

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 08.07.2012 | Latino Voices

The now-deceased CEO of America's largest Spanish-language radio network ridiculed a Latino executive’s accent, complained about her age, paid her l...

D.M. Levine

Race Discrimination Suit Against AIG Says Boss Called Lawyer 'Fat Albert'

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 04.26.2012 | Business

A former AIG lawyer is suing the insurance giant for discrimination, claiming colleagues and supervisors taunted him, mistreated him and ultimately fi...

D.M. Levine

Twins Accused Of Massive Stock-Picking Robot Scheme Started As Teenagers

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 04.20.2012 | Business

Call it a family business. On Friday, the Securities and Exchange Commission filed suit against British twins for operating an alleged pump-and-dump s...

NOT AGAIN: BART's Most Infamous Cop On Trial For New Brutality Case

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.21.2011 | San Francisco

Only months after being released from prison for the shooting death of Oscar Grant, Johannes Mehserle is headed to court in a civil case alleging that...

"See Something, Say Something" And Impunity for Profiling

Feisal G. Mohamed | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics
Feisal G. Mohamed

The "See Something, Say Something Act" seeks to amend the Homeland Security Act so that any person who files a report in "good faith" will be immune from civil suit. We should be skeptical of any act extending immunity from the law.

Can "True Believers" Sue Harold Camping?

Jennifer Ketcham | Posted 07.23.2011 | Los Angeles
Jennifer Ketcham

Claiming Camping knew he was "wrong" -- a.k.a. lying -- is a big deal because Harold Camping made some fairly serious claims when he started talking about Judgment Day.

Schuler Was OK At Restaurant Before Taconic Crash: Police

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — Police investigating a head-on highway crash that killed a suburban mother and seven other people said Friday she was fine a...

NEW TWIST: Taconic Drunk Driver Was Diabetic, May Have Suffered Stroke, Says Lawyer

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — She couldn't have been drunk and stoned. Her husband had never seen her intoxicated before. And there were absolutely no mar...

Bastardi Family To Sue In Taconic Car Crash [UPDATE]

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE 8/5, 4:33pm: The lawyer for the family of Michael and Guy Bastardi, two of the three victims in the car struck by Diane Schuler on the Taconic ...