Articles tagged with: lawsuit

23 March 2015

Lawsuit names nearly 100 low-cost wines with 'unsafe' levels of arsenic

Posted in Regional

Los Angeles, Calif. -- A class action lawsuit claims dozens of California wineries produced wine with dangerously high levels of arsenic.  The lawsuit was filed Thursday in California Superior Cou ...

03 March 2015

Family of Portland man killed in blender files lawsuit against meat plant

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- The family of a man killed in Portland while cleaning an industrial size blender has filed a $5,000,000 lawsuit.41-year-old Hugo Avalos-Chanon died at this interstate meat distrib ...

27 February 2015

University of Oregon drops sexual assault counterclaim

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. --- The University of Oregon has dropped its lawsuit against an alleged sexual assault victim after protests from other students. The victim filed a lawsuit against the university surro ...

25 February 2015

Purina dog food under lawsuit

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- Pet food company, Purina, is in hot water after being sued by a dog owner.The owner filing that lawsuit in California is alleging thousands of dogs have gotten sick or died after eating t ...

21 January 2015

OnTrack denies firing employee unlawfully

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Well known Medford Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation center OnTrack is denying charges that they fired an employee unlawfully.In November former Ontrack councilor in-training Chavala ...

09 January 2015

Woman files lawsuit against University of Oregon and its basketball coach

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. -- A woman who accused three University of Oregon basketball players of gang raping her in March filed a lawsuit Thursday. She's suing the university and head basketball coach Dana Alt ...

03 December 2014

UPS vs. Pregnant Driver

Posted in U.S. & World News

Washington D.C., -- (NBCNC)  When former UPS driver Peggy Young was pregnant with her daughter in 2006, UPS refused to give her light duty, even though her doctor advised her not to lift 70 pound p ...

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 ...