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Man Suing Houston Rockets for Gay Slurs Said

It looks like the Houston Rockets might be paying up! At the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, a food service worker is filing a suit against the Houston Rockets team. 193 more words

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'Youngest African-American Hedge Fund Founder in History' Frederick Douglas Scott Gets Five Years for Fraud

A Manhattan fraudster who smooth-talked his victims into believing he was the “youngest African-American hedge fund founder in history,” was sentenced 63 months in prison by a federal judge who also blasted the Bureau of Prisons for allowing the con man to teach a course on finance to felllow inmates.

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Obama Administration Backs U.N. in Disputes Over Haiti Cholera Epidemic - Law Blog - WSJ

The Obama administration has told a federal judge that diplomatic immunity shields the United Nations from liability for a cholera outbreak that ravaged Haiti after the 2010 earthquake. 138 more words

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Haitians sue UN over cholera epidemic -- MiamiHerald.com

Nearly 1,500 Haitians filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking compensation from the United Nations for victims of a cholera outbreak that health officials say has killed more than 8,000 people and sickened over 600,000 in the impoverished Caribbean nation. 83 more words

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