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Particpants compete in a Tough Mudder event at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey. (Photo credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Md. Man’s Death During Tough Mudder Event Prompts Lawsuit

A Maryland woman whose son drowned last year along an obstacle course in West Virginia has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the organizers of the Tough Mudder event.

05/07/2014

The RQ-180 drone under development could enter military service in 2015. (Credit: Aviation Week)

Suit Over Deadly Drone Strikes Is Tossed By Judge

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Obama administration officials for the 2011 drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen, including an al-Qaida cleric.

04/05/2014

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U.Va. Student Sues State, ABC Agents for $40M

A University of Virginia student is seeking $40 million from the state and seven Alcoholic Beverage Control agents who arrested her believing she had illegally purchased beer when she had bought bottled water.

03/26/2014

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Montgomery County Settles Lawsuit With Travelocity

Montgomery County has settled a suit against online hotel-booking company Travelocity over allegedly unpaid occupancy taxes.

03/24/2014

File photo of a football game. (Credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Judge to Hear Arguments in Frostburg University Football Death Suit

A judge will soon hear arguments on whether to dismiss a lawsuit stemming from the 2011 head-injury death of a Frostburg State University football player.

02/20/2014

Twitter’s CEO says that ISIS militants have used personal death threats against him and the company’s staff in response to the shutting down of the Islamic State’s accounts. (Photo Credit: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Twitter Threatens To Sue Obama Administration Over Gov’t Surveillance Requests

Twitter is prepared to sue the Obama administration for the right to disclose more detailed information on surveillance requests it receives from the government.

02/06/2014

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Class-action OK’d for Va. Gay Marriage Challenge

A federal judge in Virginia has certified as a class action a lawsuit challenging the state’s ban on gay marriage.

01/31/2014

D.C. police car (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Woman Accuses D.C. Police Officers of Assaulting Her

A District of Columbia woman who says she was assaulted by D.C. police officers has sued the city.

01/28/2014

A Virginia couple turned their 13-year-old daughter in to sheriff’s deputies after discovering naked pictures the girl was sending and receiving of her and other teenagers on her cell phone and tablet. Apple iPhone 5s (credit: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Apple Will Refund At Least $32.5M In Accidental App-Download Case

Kids gleefully snapped up virtual pet food, gems or other items while absorbed by games on their mobile devices. Parents felt the sting of sometimes hefty charges from Apple Inc. incurred by accident or without their permission.

01/15/2014

Va. Governor Bob McDonnell

Judge Removes Gov. McDonnell From Gay Marriage Suit

A judge has removed Virginia’s governor from a lawsuit challenging the state’s same-sex marriage ban but is allowing the case to continue with two other defendants.

12/23/2013

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