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McKeesport Nursing House Sued by Household of Former Steelers Lineman, Sam Davis

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Sam Davis’ family is suing a McKeesport nursing home for negligence and death. A McKeesport nursing home faces a lawsuit filed by the family of a former Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman, Samuel R. Davis, on charges of death and negligence. According to the lawsuit filed in the Allegheny County Common Pleas Court by Davis’ children … Read more

NH’s Foster Care System is Sued by the ACLU

NH's Foster Care System is Sued by the ACLU

New Hampshire’s lack of foster care was brought to light in the ACLU lawsuit. A recent federal class action lawsuit filed by legal groups in New Hampshire alleges that the state has “placed unnecessarily stored foster youth in facilities and group facilities rather than families, and has not acted in their best interests.” Plaintiffs go … Read more

Lone Wolf Housing Authority Sued for Denying Emptiness

Lone Wolf Housing Authority Sued for Denying Vacancy

The Justice Department’s civil rights division announced in mid-December that it had filed a lawsuit against the Lone Wolf Oklahoma City Housing Authority and two of its former employees alleging the agency shared them with a white applicant who had units, However, in which was stated in conversation with the black applicant, all were already … Read more

Metropolis of LA, Metropolis Legal professional Sued Over Dealing with of LADWP Lawsuit – NBC Los Angeles

City of LA, City Attorney Sued Over Handling of LADWP Lawsuit – NBC Los Angeles

A man suing the Los Angeles Department of Water and Energy for inaccurate utility bills filed a lawsuit in federal court Monday against the city over the way the prosecutor handled the case. Antwon Jones, who was a plaintiff in a 2017 settlement when DWP was forced to issue refunds to customers after a massive … Read more

St. Louis County Jail Sued After Inmate Dies from Treatable Leukemia

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A St. Louis Country prison was recently targeted in a lawsuit after a young inmate died of treatable leukemia on his own. A 20-year-old inmate died of survivable leukemia last year in a St. Louis Country prison after allegedly seeking “help from staff who refused to let him see a doctor.” The civil rights suit … Read more

Case preview: When can U.S. firms be sued for alleged violations of worldwide human rights?

Case preview: When can U.S. companies be sued for alleged violations of international human rights?

Enacted as part of the Judiciary Act of 1789, the Alien Tort Statute allows foreigners to bring lawsuits in U.S. courts for serious violations of international law. On Tuesday, the justices will hear oral argument in a pair of cases, Nestlé USA v. Doe I and Cargill, Inc. v. Doe I, that ask whether a … Read more

State attorneys normal have sued Trump’s administration 138 instances — almost double these of Obama and Bush

State attorneys general have sued Trump's administration 138 times — nearly double those of Obama and Bush

During President Donald Trump’s four-year tenure, his administration has dealt with attorneys-general on almost every issue in court. Among the subjects: the “travel ban”; the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program; Family segregation on the US-Mexico border; the “national declaration of emergency” for the construction of the border wall; international student visas; Student loan … Read more