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Airbnb unveils policies to fight user discrimination
The company was previously criticized for not doing enough to prevent discrimination on the service.
-1 points by Atlanta Journal Constitution | Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Plaintiff Business school Harvard Business School Service of process Harvard University Discrimination
Brooklyn man charged with hit-and-run of 6-year-old has $50G bail
Armando Mino, 53, was ordered held on $50,000 bail.
14 points by Daily News | Legal terms Crime Prison Criminal law Service of process
Le Cirque's new general manager came with a side of harassment
Sexual harassment is on the extremely expensive menu at Le Cirque, a shocking new lawsuit says.
2 points by Daily News | Pleading Plaintiff Complaint Restaurant Cause of action Service of process Sexual intercourse Supreme Court of the United States
Court hearing on SpeedVegas set for April 6
A hearing has been set for April 6 in Clark County District Court to consider an emergency motion to close the SpeedVegas track south of Las Vegas where customers pay to drive or ride in cars that go more than 150 mph on a 1½-mile course.
-1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Pleading Service of process Civil procedure Driving Plaintiff Cause of action Judge Dispute resolution
MSU’s head gymnastics coach resigns amid scandal
Kathie Klages’ resignation comes amid a lawsuit accusing her of downplaying complaints against Dr. Larry Nasser        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Pleading Human sexual behavior Plaintiff Sexual intercourse Rape Complaint Service of process Cause of action
MSU’s head gymnastics coach retires amid scandal
Kathie Klages’ retirement comes amid a lawsuit accusing her of downplaying complaints against Dr. Larry Nasser        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Pleading Plaintiff Cause of action Complaint Michigan State University Human sexual behavior Service of process Sexual intercourse
Feds search Friars Club in Midtown
U.S. Postal Inspection Service agents recently searched the tony Friars Club, a source told the Daily News.
123 points by Daily News | United States New York City Human rights Pleading Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution Service of process Court order Plaintiff
New York Stock Exchange faces lawsuit over 2015 blackout
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has indicated that it will file a lawsuit against a 2015 outage on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The four-hour long blackout was the worst in the exchange’s history. Read Full Article at RT.com
97 points by Russia Today | Executive officer Dispute resolution Chief executive officer Management occupations Upgrade Chief executives Service of process
Steve Mnuchin Faces Fraud Claim Related to Relativity Media
Steve Mnuchin may be headed for U.S. Senate approval as America’s next treasury secretary, but he’s getting a big thumbs down from a film lending company that alleges in a lawsuit that the Wall Street and Hollywood financier helped cheat it out of more than $80 million. In a legal filing late Thursday, RKA Film... Read more »
1067 points by Variety | Pleading Plaintiff Debt Cause of action United States Senate Film Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Service of process
Jimmy Haslam subpoenaed for deposition in Pilot lawsuit
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam has been subpoenaed to appear in a videotaped deposition in a civil lawsuit against the Pilot Flying J truck-stop chain owned by the family of Haslam and his brother, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam. According to a court notice filed Friday in ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Cleveland Browns James Haslam Jr. Tennessee Service of process Randy Lerner Civil procedure Knoxville Tennessee Ohio
Man charged for tweeting ‘life goal’ to assassinate Trump
An Ohio man who posted online that his “life goal” was to assassinate President-elect Donald Trump just hours after Election Day is now facing up to five years in prison if convicted on federal charges. Zachary Benson, 24, admitted to making threatening Twitter posts regarding the election beginning at 1:25 a.m. on Nov. 9, according...
7006 points by New York Post | President of the United States Twitter Elections United States Secret Service Service of process Donald Trump John F. Kennedy assassination Reagan assassination attempt
Tarkanian accuses Rosen of defaming him in campaign ads
Danny Tarkanian filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing newly elected Congresswoman Jacky Rosen of defamation.
136 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | United States Service of process Pleading United States Congress Talk show Harry Reid Mass media Lawsuit
Tarkanian accuses Rosen of defaming him in ads
Danny Tarkanian filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing newly-elected Congresswoman Jacky Rosen of defamation.
136 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | United States United States Congress Service of process Pleading Harry Reid Talk show Mass media Lawsuit
Former Wheeling police officer accused of sex with student
WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) - A former Wheeling police officer has been accused of having a sexual relationship with a teenage student in the school where he worked. The Wheeling Intelligencer reports that 42-year-old Phil Redford was arrested Wednesday and charged with felony sex abuse by a person in a position ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Police Crime Constable Security Criminal law Police brutality Legal terms Service of process
Monroeville deputy fire chief charged with impersonating police officer
Monroeville police have charged a local deputy fire chief with impersonating a police officer by using flashing lights to make a traffic stop.
24 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Dispatcher Police William Penn Highway 9-1-1 Constable Service of process Auto trail
Report: Funeral home director accused of taking selfie with casket
A funeral home director is being accused by a funeral attendee that he allegedly took a selfie of himself while the casket was being loaded into the hearse, according to reports.
92 points by The Houston Chronicle | Funeral Hearse Death customs Coffin Burial Station wagon Funeral home Service of process
Ahmad Khan Rahami’s family claimed anti-Muslim harassment
"I don't know why, but I got a sense that he hated America," a customer recalled.
427 points by Daily News | Pleading Service of process Plaintiff Summons Lawsuit Cause of action Police Crime
Ikea taken to court over 'incredibly bad' odor at flagship store in Sweden
Ikea is usually associated with cheap furniture and meatballs, but that is not what one store in Sweden is known for. Instead, it has a reputation for a horrible sewage smell which is apparently so foul, the city felt compelled to file a formal complaint. Read Full Article at RT.com
28 points by Russia Today | Sweden Service of process Complaint Odor Olfaction Pleading
Pediatrician who let man impersonate doctor reaches settlement with state medical board
A pediatrician accused of allowing a man under her supervision to impersonate a doctor and looking the other way as he treated hundreds of patients has reached a settlement agreement with the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners and will face no disciplinary action.
16 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Pleading Medicine Cause of action Plaintiff Service of process Legal terms Complaint