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Feds Claim Fiat-Chrysler Put Emissions Cheating Software On Pickups, Jeeps

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that some diesel pickup trucks and Jeeps cheat on emissions tests.

The lawsuit filed Tuesday alleges that nearly 104,000 Ram pickups and Jeep Grand Cherokees have software that makes them perform differently during normal driving than during lab tests by Environmental Protection Agency. 17 more words


Judge Refuses To Toss Lawsuit By Man Who Spent Decades In Prison

CHICAGO (CBS) — A federal judge Wednesday refused to dismiss a lawsuit brought against the city by a man who spent 22 years in prison as a result of a wrongful conviction for the slaying of a 6-year-old boy. 269 more words


Maplewood Faces Federal Lawsuit Over Nuisance Ordinance

MAPLEWOOD, Mo. (KMOX) – Saying it hurts domestic violence victims and minorities, Maplewood’s nuisance ordinance is the target of a new federal lawsuit filed by the local Equal Housing and Opportunity Council. 118 more words


Judge: Federal Lawsuit Against Baylor University Can Proceed

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HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge has ruled a lawsuit against Baylor University by 10 women alleging they were sexually assaulted while students can proceed. 129 more words


Federal Judge Tosses SEC Suit Against Texas Attorney General

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AUSTIN (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday dismissed claims by the U.S. government that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton fraudulently duped wealthy investors before taking office, giving the Republican a key victory two months ahead of his criminal trial that carries a possible prison sentence. 534 more words


Judge To Rule On Deal For Smaller Set Of Cheating VWs

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge in San Francisco is expected to decide Tuesday whether to grant initial approval to a deal worth at least $1.2 billion that aims to compensate the owners of roughly 78,000 Volkswagens that were rigged to cheat on emissions tests. 266 more words


Jay Z Responds To Prince Copyright Lawsuit

According to All Hip-Hop,

Jay-Z‘s Roc Nation and Tidal execs are challenging Prince‘s estate’s claims that they infringed on the late superstar’s copyright by streaming his music after his death back in April.

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