Tag Archives: Lawsuit

Parents of lead-poisoned Flint child file lawsuit

One lawsuit seeks to replace lead-leaching water lines at no cost to customers. Another seeks money for thousands of Flint residents who unwittingly drank toxic water. A third complaint has been filed on behalf of people with Legionnaires’ disease. While government officials scramble to rid Flint’s tap water of lead, victims are suing Gov. Rick Snyder, the former mayor, rank-and-file ...

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Lawsuit: Ten Women Charge Duggar Homeschool Leader With Sexual Abuse

Ten women who formerly belonged to the Institute of Basic Life Principles, a fundamentalist organization with well-documented ties to the Duggar family, have filed a lawsuit against the group’s founder and former president, Bill Gothard, charging both “him and leaders in his ministry with sexual abuse, harassment and cover-up,” according to The Washington Post. http://gawker.com/the-creepy-fun… This comes after five of ...

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Sugar, Corn Syrup Industries Settle Bitter Lawsuit Mid-Trial

Filed under: Company News, Scandals and Lawsuits Getty Images By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO — Major sugar companies and corn refiners including Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) have settled litigation over an ad campaign about high fructose corn syrup, the parties said Friday in a joint statement. Terms of the settlement, which was reached in the middle of trial, weren’t disclosed. ...

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Cash Money Records — Birdman’s Tryin’ to Lil Wayne Me Too! Turk Drops New Lawsuit

EXCLUSIVE It’s open season on Cash Money Records — rapper Turk of The Hot Boy$  is joining his homie Lil Wayne … filing a lawsuit against Birdman‘s label for allegedly cheating him out of millions. According to the suit, obtained by TMZ, Turk claims Birdman and Cash Money have done some shady accounting and kept the info on his real earnings ...

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Lil Wayne — Young Money = No Money … Lawsuit Over ‘Mirror’

EXCLUSIVE Lil Wayne is hoarding Young Money‘s money  … so claims a music producer who says Wayne & Co. screwed him out of tens of thousands of dollars. Ramon Owen — aka REO — claims he produced Lil Wayne’s song, “Mirror” for his 2011 album, “Tha Carter IV” … which sold more than 2 million copies.  REO says in a new lawsuit ...

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High Court Casts Doubt on Frequent Flyer’s Lawsuit

Filed under: Travel, Travel Industry, Scandals and Lawsuits, Consumer Issues, Consumer Protection Michael Dwyer/AP By MARK SHERMAN WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court indicated Tuesday it won’t offer much help to frequent flyers who want to sue when airlines revoke their miles or their memberships. The justices heard the case of a Minnesota rabbi who was stripped of his top-level “platinum ...

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FDA Lawsuit Filed Over Meat Industry Drug

The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) alleged withholding of ractopamine information from the public has prompted the filing of a lawsuit by food safety advocates. The FDA lawsuit specifically notes the use of an additive commonly utilized within the meat industry that is banned in more than 160 countries in the legal proceedings. Ractopamine is used as a feed additive ...

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Tom Cruise — I Never ‘Abandoned’ Suri, Defends Parenting Skills in Lawsuit

Tom CruiseI Never ‘Abandoned’ Suri Defends Parenting Skills in Lawsuit Exclusive Tom Cruise is declaring he’s a damn good dad to Suri … opening up for the first time about his divorce from Katie Holmes and how it affected his relationship with his daughter. Cruise just filed docs in his $ 50 million lawsuit against the publisher of “Life & ...

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