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D.C. Judge Declines to Halt School Closures

A District of Columbia judge won’t halt the planned closure of 15 public schools, plans that resulted in a lawsuit against the city.

05/15/2013

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Lawsuit Against DC Housing Authority Claims Deaf Women Were Denied Interpreters

A U.S. District Court lawsuit filed by two deaf women and a non-profit aimed at maximizing the self-sufficiency of deaf adults claims the District of Columbia Housing Authority discriminated against the women by repeatedly failing to provide them with interpreters.

05/08/2013

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Judges Sue Social Security Administration Over Case ‘Quotas’

The union representing Social Security’s administrative law judges is suing the agency, claiming judges are forced to decide more than 500 cases a year, a standard that sometimes results in benefits that would otherwise be denied if judges had more time to review evidence.

04/19/2013

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Funeral Home Puts Wrong Body In Casket, Surviving Family Sues

A distraught family is suing a local funeral home after organizers of a man’s memorial service put the wrong body inside of the casket by accident.

03/25/2013

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Court: Can Generic Drug Maker Be Sued Over Design?

The Supreme Court seemed skeptical Tuesday of allowing generic drug manufacturers to be sued in state court for a drug’s design defects if federal officials approved the brand-name version the generic drug copied.

03/19/2013

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US Joins Fraud Lawsuit Against Lance Armstrong

The Justice Department joined a lawsuit Friday against disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong that alleges the former seven-time Tour de France champion concealed his use of performance-enhancing drugs and defrauded his longtime sponsor, the U.S. Postal Service.

02/23/2013

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Mother Sues Psychologist Following Md. Toddler’s Death

The mother of a 15-month-old boy who died on a court-ordered visit to his father has filed a lawsuit against the psychologist who sanctioned the visitation.

02/19/2013

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D.C. Lawyer Says She Was Fired for Adopting a Child

An attorney is suing one of Washington’s most prominent law firms, claiming she was fired for taking time off to adopt a child.

01/24/2013

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Ex-Airports Board VP Sues For Defamation

A former vice president at the board that oversees metropolitan Washington’s two major airports has filed a $10 million defamation suit against his one-time employer.

01/23/2013

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Ex-FEMA Official Pleads Guilty In Multimillion-Dollar Conflict Case With Gallup

The former director of human resources at the Federal Emergency Management Agency pleaded guilty Tuesday to negotiating a job for himself at the Gallup Organization while he was supervising Gallup’s multimillion-dollar contract with FEMA.

01/15/2013

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