A gang war that appears to have taken over parts of an Idaho private prison is spilling into the federal courts, with some inmates contending prison officials are ceding control to gang leaders in an effort to save money.
A lawsuit filed by 12 Oregon National Guardsmen against an Iraq War contractor has gone to a Portland jury.
The Superior Court lawsuit contends that Seattle and King County, working with investor Chris Hansen, have approved an agreement to build the arena in an industrial area south of downtown without first completing a required environmental review.
The family of a man left permanently injured after a King County Sheriff’s deputy shoved him into a wall says the county withheld information on use-of-force concerns about the deputy during a lawsuit.
Beef Products Inc. sued ABC News, Inc. for defamation Thursday over its coverage of a meat product that critics dub “pink slime,” claiming the network misled consumers into believing it is unhealthy and unsafe.
A federal jury has ordered the city of Boise to pay $1 million to an organization that advocates for homeless people for discriminating against women and children and retaliating against the organization when board members complained.
Devin Bost, 22, filed a lawsuit against orthodontist Brad Chvatal, D.M.D, complaining of permanent tooth, mouth and gum injuries sustained from having braces from age 7 all the way through to 18.
The father-in-law of missing Utah woman Susan Powell faces a lawsuit over recorded images of two neighbor girls in their bathroom in Puyallup, WA.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wells Fargo Bank will pay at least $175 million to settle accusations that it discriminated against African-American and Hispanic borrowers in violation of fair-lending laws, the Justice Department announced Thursday. Wells Fargo, […]
PARIS (AP) — Lawyers for former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn say they’re filing a lawsuit against the French magazine Closer for claiming that Strauss-Kahn and his wife have separated. Anne Sinclair, Strauss-Kahn’s wife of two […]