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Employee Paychecks and Unions Suing

The new fiscal year started Wednesday. However, as we know, we do not have a budget for this fiscal year. To be honest, I’m not sure if anyone knows how close the legislators are to creating a new budget that Governor Rauner will accept. 210 more words

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BP Agrees To Pay $18.7 Billion (Over 18 Years) For 2010 Gulf Disaster

More than five years after an explosion at the Deepwater Horizon oil well in the Gulf of Mexico left eleven people dead and released untold amounts of oil into the water, BP has agreed to make $18.7 billion in payments — spread out over nearly two decades — to settle all federal and state claims related to the disaster. 269 more words

Now Doink The Clown's Mother Is Suing WWE

Last week, a lawsuit filed on behalf of the children of the late WWF star Doink the Clown alleged that WWE continues a “course of conduct designed to mislead its wrestlers” and ignores injuries, leading to drug abuse and, in the case of Doink (real name Matt Osborne), a fatal overdose. 310 more words

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Laurieann Gibson Hit With $100K for Failing to Appear In Court

Celebrity choreographer Laurieann Gibson (who has worked with the likes of Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj, Diddy and more) seems to have brushed off a lawsuit accusing her of doing an aspiring artist dirty and now a New York judge has hit her with a $100K judgement for not showing up to court. 268 more words

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How To Get Stinkin' Rich By Being Really, Really Stupid...

The Stella Awards have come and gone and I’ll bet you didn’t even know it. Okay, I didn’t know about it either. Turns out, the Stella Awards recognize the marriage between supreme stupidity and our judicial system. 972 more words

Minnesota Attorney General: Loan assistance firm defrauded students

If you do some digging on the website of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, you’ll see a warning to college students about so-called “Loan Assistance Companies” who charge hundreds or thousands of dollars for something the students can do for free by themselves. 252 more words

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WWE seeking to block concussion-related lawsuits

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wrestlers who claim they have suffered long-term health problems from concussions they received in the ring. 588 more words

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