A federal judge has given preliminary approval to an agreement settling a class-action lawsuit over a D.C. law that banned inmates’ release from the city’s jail during the late evening and early morning hours.
The family of a woman killed during a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in September is seeking $37.5 million from the Navy and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Metro has agreed to settle a lawsuit against its insurance broker that stemmed from the 2009 red line crash that killed nine people.
A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected claims that author and humanitarian Greg Mortenson committed fraud by lying in his best-selling book “Three Cups of Tea” to boost sales and donations to the charity he co-founded.
The U.S. District Court in Baltimore has ordered a hearing Tuesday on a challenge to Maryland’s new gun-control law.
The former spokeswoman for disgraced Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold has agreed to settle her wrongful termination suit for $110,000.
New York’s attorney general sued Donald Trump for $40 million Saturday, saying the real estate mogul helped run a phony “Trump University” that promised to make students rich but instead steered them into expensive and mostly useless seminars, and even failed to deliver promised apprenticeships.
A judge has rejected a whistleblower lawsuit brought by three D.C. police officers over drunken driving enforcement.
New Mexico Attorney General Gary King told the state’s highest court on Monday that a prohibition on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.
A judge says she won’t dismiss a lawsuit against Maryland’s Morgan State University, which accuses the school of negligence for ignoring escalating warning signs that one of its students was a threat to others.