Articles tagged with: lawsuit

19 November 2014

Talent family files lawsuit against police after son dies in custody

Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. -- A Talent family is filing a lawsuit against local police for five million dollars after they say their son died while in police custody. Chris and Shelley Ladue filed the Civil Right ...

18 November 2014

Jackson County family farms file suit challenging ban on GE crops

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  Two family farms in Jackson County have filed a lawsuit against the county over the GMO ban voters passed in May. Portland law firm Markowitz Herbold filed the lawsuit in Jackson ...

22 October 2014

'Goodfellas' actor claims 'Simpsons' stole his likeness in lawsuit

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) 23 years after "The Simpsons" introduced the Springfield Mafia, actor Frank Sivero has filed a $250 million lawsuit against Fox Television Studios for basing one of the three animated "wi ...

01 October 2014

White mom sues over donor sperm mix-up

Posted in U.S. & World News

Ohio --- (NBC News) A white Ohio mom is suing a sperm bank for sending her vials from a black donor, saying her biracial 2-year-old will be stigmatized by her family and the "intolerant" town where ...

19 June 2014

Tweet triggers lawsuit

Posted in U.S. & World News

Rogers, Minn. --- (KARE)  A Minnesota high school student suspended after posting what he called a "sarcastic" tweet involving a teacher has filed a lawsuit against the school district, the superin ...

04 June 2014

Oregon settles multi-state settlement with pharmaceutical company

Posted in Regional, Health

(OPB) Oregon will receive nearly four million dollars from a multi-state settlement with the pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline. The settlement follows allegations that GlaxoSmithKline unlawful ...

29 May 2014

Jury rules against Grants Pass Police

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- An Air Force Veteran claimed victory Thursday after an eight person civil jury found Grants Pass Police searched his home illegally. It happened three years ago when two officers we ...

01 May 2014

Cave Junction lawsuit could have big implications on future of dispensaries

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. -- Medical marijuana has been the talk of the town since a new law allowing dispensaries took effect on March 1st. But Cave Junction is asking a judge for clarity. Does opening m ...

04 April 2014

Medical marijuana club denied business license

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A lawsuit against the city of Medford is in the works after a medical marijuana club lost it's appeal for a business license. The Lounge, a medical marijuana club, on East Main Str ...

27 March 2014

Bank of America to pay billions in fines for faulty mortgage bonds

Posted in U.S. & World News, Economy

Bank of America has agreed to pay $9.5-billion in fines to settle claims it sold faulty mortgage bonds. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which bought the securities in ...