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Credit Suisse loses bid to dismiss mortgage case

Credit Suisse has lost an initial legal effort to dismiss a New York lawsuit that accuses the Swiss banking giant of fraud in selling residential mortgage-backed securities before the national recession. 14 more words

Personal Injury Lawyer Stephan R. Krawitz is Indicted for Stealing Over $600,000 From Clients

Personal injury lawyer Stephan R. Krawitz has been indicted by the New York State Supreme Court for stealing over $600,000 from settlements.  He is charged with two counts of Scheme to Defraud in the First Degree, four counts of Grand Larceny in the Second Degree, and 15 counts of Grand Larceny in the Third Degree. 223 more words

Case for Chimpanzee Rights Rejected by Appeals Court

This is from Wired.

For now, common sense has won the day.

But will the New York Supreme Court give in to the insanity?

The plaintiff in a landmark lawsuit seeking legal rights for a chimpanzee has lost his case—for now. 965 more words


The Supreme Court of the State of New York, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, has issued its decision in the case of Tommy the chimpanzee, and has essentially opened the door for us to take Tommy’s case to… 574 more words

Don Lichterman