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Federal Judge Dismisses Atheist Group’s Lawsuit Against IRS Over Tax Exemptions For Churches, Religious Groups

A federal judge in Kentucky has dismissed a lawsuit brought by an atheist group challenging tax exemptions for churches and religious groups in the federal tax code.

05/23/2014

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Ex-NFL Players: League Illegally Used Drugs To Cover-Up Injuries

A group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit that the league illegally supplied them with risky painkillers that numbed their injuries and led to medical complications.

05/20/2014

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Redskins Threaten to Sue Lavar Arrington for Calling Himself ‘Redskins Great’

The Washington Redskins threatened a lawsuit by sending a “cease and desist” letter to former Redskins linebacker Lavar Arrington, for using the phrase “Redskins great” in a promotional flyer for his summer football camp.

05/08/2014

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

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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

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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

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