Lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO | US appeals court revives drug lawsuit by players against NFL

SAN FRANCISCO  — A U.S. appeals court has revived a lawsuit against the NFL by former players who claim the league illegally plied them with powerful prescription painkillers to keep them on the field. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that the lawsuit is not pre-empted or superseded … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | US appeals court revives drug lawsuit by players against NFL

Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Friday filed a petition in the Circuit Court of Taney County urging the court to enjoin Branson Duck Vehicles, LLC and Ripley Entertainment, Inc. from operating duck boats in Missouri.  The Attorney General’s Office alleges violations of the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act, Missouri’s principal consumer-protection statute. On … Continue reading Missouri News: AG Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment

NEW YORK | Papa John’s founder seeks court help in battle with company

NEW YORK — The founder of Papa John’s has filed a lawsuit against the company, its board of directors and CEO in the latest twist in the drama surrounding the pizza chain. John Schnatter filed the lawsuit in Delaware’s Court of Chancery asking the court to help stop what he sees as irreparable harm being … Continue reading NEW YORK | Papa John’s founder seeks court help in battle with company

Missouri News: Senator Bob Onder Responds to Union Lawsuit Against HB 1413

LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO — This session the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 1413, the Government Worker Protection Act, a law to enact comprehensive government union reform, including provisions calling for workplace democracy through re-certification elections, paycheck protection, financial accountability, and greater transparency through the collective bargaining process.  Yesterday a group of government unions filed … Continue reading Missouri News: Senator Bob Onder Responds to Union Lawsuit Against HB 1413

PHOENIX | APNewsBreak: Complaint claims ICE coerced immigrant parents

PHOENIX  — Immigration authorities coerced dozens of parents separated from their children at the border to sign documents they didn’t understand, according to a complaint expected to be filed Thursday. In some of those cases, parents gave away rights to be reunited with their children when the non-English speaking mothers and fathers signed documents in … Continue reading PHOENIX | APNewsBreak: Complaint claims ICE coerced immigrant parents

BOISE, Idaho | US denies liability after boy is sprayed by its cyanide trap

BOISE, Idaho — The U.S. government said an Idaho family is to blame for any injuries it alleges a boy received after he was doused with cyanide by a predator-killing trap that a federal worker mistakenly placed near their home. Any injuries were caused by the negligence of the parents and child, the U.S. Department … Continue reading BOISE, Idaho | US denies liability after boy is sprayed by its cyanide trap

Texas News: AG Paxton Wins Multistate Obamacare Tax Lawsuit, Recoups Over $839 Million, Including Nearly $305 Million for Texas Taxpayers

AUSTIN, TX – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today commended a U.S. District Court decision ordering the Internal Revenue Service to repay Texas and five other states more than $839 million because of an unlawful Obamacare tax on state Medicaid programs.  Of that total amount, Texas stands to be repaid $304,730,608. “Obamacare is unconstitutional, plain … Continue reading Texas News: AG Paxton Wins Multistate Obamacare Tax Lawsuit, Recoups Over $839 Million, Including Nearly $305 Million for Texas Taxpayers

Ohio News: Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Files Consumer Protection Lawsuit Against Used Car Seller, Steals on Wheels

WARREN, OH — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Thursday, August 16th, announced a consumer protection lawsuit against the operators of a Niles used car dealership accused of failing to deliver vehicle titles to customers. The lawsuit accuses Leroy Braxton and Donetta Braxton, both doing business as Steals on Wheels, of violating Ohio consumer protection laws. “We’re … Continue reading Ohio News: Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine Files Consumer Protection Lawsuit Against Used Car Seller, Steals on Wheels