SAN FRANCISCO (CBS DC/AP) — Federal officials filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that Sprint Communications Inc. overbilled government agencies $21 million for wiretap services, alleging that the telecom giant inflated its bills by 58 percent in false claims for “carrying out court orders authorizing wiretaps, pen registers, and trap devices.” 368 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) – A former employee of Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford — a Republican candidate for governor — has leveled explosive allegations against his old boss, accusing him of sexual harassment and forcing employees to do campaign work on state time. 715 more words
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A federal sexual harassment lawsuit has been filed against the ex-manager of the Plymouth Country Club by a waitress who claims she was forced to quit after being repeatedly slapped, belittled, and verbally abused in the kitchen and other areas of the club.325 more words
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker says he senses no “significant movement” to legalize gay marriage in Wisconsin.
Walker was asked about the issue Wednesday, just two days after the ACLU filed a federal lawsuit challenging the state’s constitutional ban on gay marriage. 95 more words
CHICAGO (AP) – A Chicago man released from prison last year after serving 20 years for a double homicide filed a federal lawsuit Monday alleging that officers beat him into confessing to the crime and suppressed evidence that proved his innocence. 528 more words