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CAMERON MCWHIRTER: Cancer Charities Called $187 Million ‘Sham’

Wall Street Journal — Civil suit by FTC, 50 states claims four organizations used donations to enrich their owners

A group of family members whose charities claimed to be raising millions of dollars for cancer victims bilked donors to the tune of $187 million over five years, spending some of that money on fancy cars and trips for themselves and their friends, according to a civil suit. 53 more words


Two Civil Abuse Suits Settled With Archdiocese

By Robin Culverwell

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two men have settled their civil cases against the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. They say when they were younger they were abused by priests. 138 more words


An experienced plaintiff's civil trial lawyer's take on the South Carolina police shooting

In a previous post, I wondered whether Officer Slager might have a defense that he shot the fleeing suspect in the back multiple times because he feared for public safety. 991 more words

Michael Brown's Family to File Civil Suit Against Ferguson

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The family of Michael Brown announced they will file a civil suit against the city of Ferguson. They will claim wrongful death of Michael Brown. 247 more words


Tahoe Resources’ Administrative Manager detained on charges of industrial contamination

April 15, 2015

(Guatemala City/Ottawa) Monday, a Guatemalan judge denied bail to the Administrative Manager and Legal Representative, Carlos Roberto Morales Monzón, of Tahoe Resources’ subsidiary, Minera San Rafael S.A., and ordered him to pre-trial detention on charges of industrial contamination. 641 more words

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Understanding Libel For New Bloggers

With the tools available on the internet, it’s the easiest thing in the world for someone to create their own website and start blogging away. If you’re satisfied with simple and standard designs, you don’t even have to know any code at all. 533 more words


Two American Indian groups battle over access to Morro Rock

CALIFORNIA – Salinan Indians should not be allowed to climb Morro Rock because it is a sacred site for Chumash Indians, according to a civil suit filed by the Chumash. 99 more words