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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.


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Lawsuit Filed Against I-495 Express Lanes’ Operators

A class action lawsuit has been filed against the operators of the Express Lanes on I-495 alleging they are hitting drivers with thousands of dollars of fees — sometimes for violations that never even occurred.


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Metro Settles Lawsuit Over Transit Police Treatment of Teens

Metro has settled a lawsuit over how transit police interact with juveniles after a girl alleged excessive force by an officer.


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$1B Lawsuit Filed Against Johns Hopkins for Role in Study That Gave Subjects STDs

More than 750 plaintiffs are suing the Johns Hopkins Hospital System Corp. over its role in a series of medical experiments in Guatemala in the 1940s and 1950s during which subjects were deliberately infected with venereal diseases without their consent.


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Man Freed in Murder After 19 Years Sues Baltimore Police

A Baltimore man freed after spending 19 years in prison in his girlfriend’s killing is now suing the city’s police department and the detectives who worked his case.


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‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.


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Report: Under Armour Suing A** Armor Company

Under Armour is reportedly suing a company called A** Armor, accusing them of trademark infringement.


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Former CIA Officer Suing Agency for Wrongful Termination

A former CIA officer who operated under shadowy “non-official cover” status is suing the spy agency in federal court, claiming he was wrongly fired after a senior manager fabricated allegations of misconduct.