Mom Sues Hospital for $8.6 Million After Accidentally Suffocating BabyA new mother has filed an $8.6 million lawsuit against an Oregon hospital after she accidentally smothered her 4-day-old baby in a hospital bed.
D.C. Agrees to $16.65M Settlement With Wrongly Convicted ManThe District of Columbia has agreed to pay $16.65 million to a man who spent 27 years in prison for a rape and murder he didn't commit.
Suit Against Baltimore Housing Authority Expanded, Alleges Handymen Sought Sex for RepairsA Baltimore woman was left without heat for two years because a maintenance man refused to fix her pipes unless she had sex with him, according to an amendment to a lawsuit against the Baltimore Housing Authority.
Families File Lawsuits Over 2013 Navy Yard ShootingTwo years after the shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, families whose loved ones died are filing multimillion dollar lawsuits against companies they say could have prevented it from happening.
Maryland Settles Inmate's Excessive Force LawsuitThe state of Maryland has settled a lawsuit alleging correctional officers brutalized an inmate who insulted a nurse at the maximum-security North Branch Correctional Institution near Cumberland in 2012.
Judge Mostly Rejects NCAA Bid For Secrecy in Civil LawsuitA judge has largely rejected an NCAA bid for secrecy in a civil lawsuit stemming from the brain-injury death of a Frostburg State University football player.
D.C. Fish Market Businesses File Suit Against the CityThe owners of three Southwest Waterfront businesses are suing D.C. and the developer of a $2 billion project they say is destroying their property.
Lawsuit: Man Was Illegally Strip Searched in LaurelA Prince George's County man has filed a lawsuit against the city of Laurel, the Laurel Police Department, its chief and two of its officers claiming he was illegally stripped naked in public following a traffic stop.
Son Files Suit Against Washington Gas in 102-Year-Old Mother's DeathBeatrice 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.
Lawsuit Filed Over Maryland Congressional Redistricting government watchdog group filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday challenging the constitutionality of Maryland's congressional district map.
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.
Virginia Court Revives Copyright Suit Against Bieber, UsherA federal appeals court has reinstated a $10 million lawsuit claiming Justin Bieber and Usher copied parts of a song written by two Virginia songwriters.