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Lawsuit Seeks Partial Refund For Red Light Tickets

By Todd Feurer

CHICAGO (CBS) – A Chicago man has filed a lawsuit seeking class action status against the city’s former red light camera vendor, claiming the company should provide approximately $100 million in refunds to motorists caught by the cameras, because it only got the contract through bribery. 475 more words


Family Of Woman Seen Being Beaten By CHP Officer Files Civil-Rights Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The family of a homeless woman seen being beaten by a CHP officer on cellphone video filed a federal civil-rights lawsuit Thursday on her behalf. 342 more words


SLU Law Grad Takes On Major League Baseball

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Like many young baseball players, Aaron Senne dreamed of fame and fortune when he signed his first contract as a Miami Marlins’ draft choice after a record-breaking college career at Missouri. 778 more words


John Wayne Heirs Sue University Over The Name Duke

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — John Wayne’s heirs are taking Duke University to court over the family’s right to market bottles of bourbon branded with the late movie star’s nickname, Duke. 450 more words


A known system of abuse: That's what attorneys claim in federal lawsuit filed against MPD

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — There are new allegations in the strip search scandal involving the Milwaukee Police Department. Some are saying it wasn’t just a few rogue officers — but instead, a system of abuse involving dozens of victims with one thing in common. 324 more words


Man Behind Peoria Mayor Twitter Parody Suing Over Police Raid

CHICAGO (CBS) – The American Civil Liberties Union is representing of the creator of a fake Twitter account opened in the name of Peoria’s mayor, after police raided his home in April. 421 more words