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Son Files Suit Against Washington Gas in 102-Year-Old Mother’s Death

Beatrice Harley’s old age didn’t stop her from being able to take care of herself or the stray cats on her street, neighbors say.


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Lawsuit Filed Over Maryland Congressional Redistricting

government watchdog group filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday challenging the constitutionality of Maryland’s congressional district map.


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Doctor With Rape Conviction Settles Civil Suit in Md.

A doctor who got a Maryland medical license despite his Florida rape conviction has settled a civil lawsuit alleging he molested a female patient in 2013.


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Virginia Court Revives Copyright Suit Against Bieber, Usher

A federal appeals court has reinstated a $10 million lawsuit claiming Justin Bieber and Usher copied parts of a song written by two Virginia songwriters.


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2 Groups Go to Court in Maryland for Clean Air Regulations

Two groups have gone to court to try to implement clean-air regulations they say are being blocked by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s administration.


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Family of Man Who Died of Heart Attack in Front of Firehouse Sues D.C.

Last January, 77-year-old Cecil Mills collapsed and died of a heart attack — allegedly as firefighters in a firehouse across the street looked on.


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Annapolis Couple Sues Realtor After Selling Home Infested With Snakes

An Annapolis couple is suing their realtor and the company she works for after buying what they felt was their dream home but soon learning it held a den of snakes.


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Lineman Who Survived Heatstroke Sues School to Rejoin Team

A former Towson University football player, who suffered a near fatal heatstroke two years ago, has sued the university after being told he wouldn’t be able to rejoin the team.


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Tracy Morgan Settles Suit With Wal-Mart Over Deadly Crash

Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.


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Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Video-Leak Lawsuit Can Proceed

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s lawsuit against the co-founder of YouTube over leaked footage of their marriage proposal should move forward, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday.