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Lawsuit: DMV Forced 'Gender Non-Conforming’ Teen To Remove Makeup For License Photo

Anderson, S.C. (CBS CHARLOTTE) – A federal lawsuit backed by The Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund is being filed on behalf of a South Carolina teen, who considers himself gender non-conforming, because he was forced to take off his makeup for a driver’s license picture. 593 more words

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Feds Sue St. Anthony Over Rejection Of Islamic Center

ST. ANTHONY, Minn. (AP/WCCO) – The federal government announced its plans to sue the city of St. Anthony for rejecting a proposed Islamic center a couple of years ago. 199 more words

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Federal Lawsuit Highlights Powerful Civil Forfeiture Tool

This post was co-authored by White Collar Alert contributor, Erin Dougherty.

In a federal complaint filed on Monday, three Philadelphia homeowners whose homes have been targeted for state civil forfeiture have sued the city of Philadelphia, Mayor Michael Nutter, the Philadelphia Police Department, District Attorney Seth Williams, and the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office. 420 more words

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Woman Seen Being Beaten By CHP Officer Finally Breaks Her Silence

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  –   Marlene Pinnock, the woman being shown beaten by a CHP officer on a driver’s cell phone video, is finally speaking out. 504 more words

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Woman Jailed In Sex Assault Sues St. Charles Co.

ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) A woman jailed for five months on suspicion of sexual abuse has filed a federal lawsuit against St. Charles County, prosecutors and police. 122 more words

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Lawsuit: Taco Bell Manager Fired For Hiring Hispanic Employees

Indianapolis, Ind. (CBS CLEVELAND) – A 27-year Taco Bell manager says she was fired from the fast-food restaurant for hiring Hispanic workers.

Former Taco Bell general manager, Juanita O’Connell, 60, sued the company in federal court in Indianapolis after the Company Operations Leader, defendant Mark Lewis, allegedly saw a Latino employee in her Indianapolis restaurant before asking, “Didn’t I tell you not to hire Hispanics?” according to the formal complaint, according to… 245 more words

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More Bad News for Mrs. Green's Natural Market


Mrs. Greens is back in the news again. In case you haven’t been following here is a recap.
It was back in May of 2013 that some workers filed for a Union Election and lost by only three votes. 164 more words