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LAS VEGAS (AP) – Lawsuits and data point to multiple cases of guards firing shotguns at inmates at a Nevada state prison where a handcuffed prisoner was killed by a corrections officer trainee last November. 732 more words
WASHINGTON – A Native American community in Washington state filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday against BNSF Railway to prevent trains carrying crude oil from using tracks on reservation land, saying the transport violates a long-standing agreement. 116 more words
TORRINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A former Torrington High School student has filed a federal lawsuit alleging he was sexually assaulted during almost two years of bullying he endured at the hands of football players. 104 more words
DALLAS — The mother of slain Wilmer Hutchins basketball star Troy Causey Jr. has filed a federal lawsuit alleging that illegal recruiting practices at Dallas ISD schools led to her son’s death a year ago. 566 more words
CLEVELAND (AP) – The city of Cleveland has made good on a promise by its mayor to file a more sensitive response to a federal lawsuit brought by the family of a 12-year-old boy who was fatally shot by police while holding a pellet gun. 117 more words
CONNECTICUT – The fight over Indian tribes who make loans over the Internet has moved from the Empire State to the Nutmeg State.
Connecticut officials are in a court battle with an Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Oklahoma over whether the tribe can make loans over the Internet to Connecticut borrowers. 135 more words