The overwhelming majority of lawsuits settle before trial. By some estimates, fewer than 1 out of every 10 cases make it all the way to trial. 658 more words
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Records show that the children were charged with “criminal responsibility for conduct of another,” after allegedly witnessing and fight and not intervening.
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Connecticut Judge Barbara Bellis refused to comply with federal law last week, which compels her to toss out a frivolous lawsuit filed by a small group of Sandy Hook families who are seeking to make selling the most popular rifle sold in the United States illegal.
The United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts issued an 89 page decision that took aim not only at private higher educational institutions’ use of the increasingly popular investigatory model for processing cases of sexual assault, but the court also called into question aspects of the sexual harassment/assault guidances that have been issued by the U.S. 1,510 more words
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Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts signed a bill on Tuesday that eliminates civil forfeiture, which allows law enforcement to seize and keep property without filing charges or securing criminal convictions.