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Only On 9: Former Rite Aid Manager Gets Nearly $9M In Settlement After Harassment, Termination

LANCASTER (CBSLA.com) — A former Rite Aid manager has won nearly $9 million in a lawsuit against the company.

Robert Leggins claimed supervisors harassed him after he was hurt trying to stop a robbery at the Lincoln Heights store. 322 more words


50 Cent ordered to pay Rick Ross' ex-girlfriend $5 million for posting sex tape

Rapper 50 Cent has been hit with a $5 million verdict in the case of a Florida woman who alleges that he “destroyed” her reputation when he posted a sex tape online without her knowledge. 170 more words


Bank of America Hit with FDCPA Damages PLUS PUNITIVE Damages $100,000

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Injured by a driver on drugs? Take Action.

Vicodin and other hydrocodone-combination painkillers are the most commonly prescribed drugs in the U.S.  Deaths have reached crisis proportions inthe United States, holding no prejudice to sex, age, or social status. 369 more words

Education And Safety

Jury awards patient $500K due to doctor's defamatory comments while he was sedated for colonoscopy

Now this is funny!

ABA reports

A Virginia jury last week awarded an unidentified patient $500,000, including $200,000 in punitive damages, because of defamatory comments made by his anesthesiologist while he was sedated for a colonoscopy. 443 more words

Bar Alpha

Reckless Abandon - Allegations of Recklessness and Punitive Damages Survive in Ski Collision Case (PA)

Doyle v. Dianna (Pennsylvania)
(trial court disposition)

The plaintiff was skiing with his son in a highly congested area of a ski resort when he was struck by the defendant who was “allegedly skiing abnormally fast, out-of-control, recklessly” and who became airborne such that he was unable to slow down, stop, or avoid the impact.   248 more words