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Emails May Sink Chicago’s Water Department

When someone experiences discrimination at work – whether on the basis of his race, gender, age, sexual orientation – the victim should go to the company’s leadership to address and remedy the discrimination. But what happens when the discrimination originates … Continue reading

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Feds Failing To Act On Antibiotic Resistance Despite Grave Threat, Health Advocates Warn

Public health advocates are fuming over a new court ruling that they say could hasten the coming of the next pandemic. In a 2-1 decision released Thursday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit ruled that the U.S. … Continue reading

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Cleveland settles federal lawsuit with families of police chase victims Timothy Russell, Malissa Williams

By John Caniglia, The Plain Dealer on July 16, 2014 at 2:00 PM CLEVELAND, Ohio – Cleveland has settled a federal lawsuit for an undisclosed amount of money with the families of Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams, who were killed … Continue reading

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Versailles Restaurant Slapped With Whistleblower Retaliation and Defamation Lawsuit

By Laine Doss Tue., Mar. 11 2014 at 2:01 PM Attorneys have filed a lawsuit in Miami-Dade Civil Court that claims Versailles Restaurant fired two employees for reporting illegal goings-on at the iconic eatery, including hiring undocumented workers, sexual-orientation harassment, … Continue reading

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Toyota settles wrongful death lawsuit

By ANDREW DALTON Associated Press January 18, 2013 2:28AM LOS ANGELES — Toyota Motor Corp. has settled what was to be the first in a group of hundreds of pending wrongful death and injury lawsuits involving sudden, unintended acceleration by … Continue reading

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Lawsuit: Girl forced to urinate in cup on school bus

January 09, 2013|By Steve Schmadeke | Tribune reporter The parents of a Wilmington middle-school student are suing the school district after their daughter was allegedly made to urinate in a cup on the front steps of a moving school bus … Continue reading

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Lawsuit: Chuck E. Cheese’s employee stabbed customer over plate

BY JORDAN OWEN Staff Reporter January 4, 2013 A Chuck E. Cheese’s customer is suing the restaurant chain, alleging she was stabbed by a waitress at one of the pizzeria’s Southwest Side outlets. LaNasia Randle claims Shardonnae Pruitt threw a … Continue reading

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Nursing home blamed in wrongful death lawsuit

By Jennifer Delgado Tribune reporter 6:14 p.m. CST, January 2, 2013 A South Side nursing home is being sued for wrongful death after one of its patients died from an alleged overdose of medication prescribed by her doctors. In a … Continue reading

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Whistleblower Lawsuit: Chicago Cops Retaliated Against for Investigating Officer Who Was Robbing Drug Couriers

By: Kevin Gosztola Friday November 2, 2012 5:53 pm A whistleblower lawsuit on behalf of two Chicago police officers has been filed in federal court. The suit alleges the officers faced retaliation after they discovered one of their fellow officers, … Continue reading

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High school student’s mom sues CPS over alleged assault

Dean and security guard at Wells accused of slamming boy onto floor December 14, 2012|By Jennifer Delgado, Chicago Tribune reporter A Chicago woman is suing the Chicago Board of Education and Wells Community Academy High School, saying the school’s dean … Continue reading

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