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# lawsuit - Friday 30 April, 2021

'Game of Thrones' actor sues Marilyn Manson for alleged rape and abuse
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

'Game of Thrones' actor sues Marilyn Manson for alleged rape and abuse

Apr 30th 2021, 10:38 PM 77,022 Views 0 Comments

Bianco said in a statement she had spoken out to stop Manson “from shattering any more lives”.

# lawsuit - Friday 5 March, 2021

Australian court upholds lawsuit against J&J for 'negligent' marketing of pelvic mesh implants
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Australian court upholds lawsuit against J&J for 'negligent' marketing of pelvic mesh implants

Mar 5th 2021, 1:47 PM 10,729 Views 14 Comments

Worldwide, more than two million women have had the mesh products implanted in their bodies.

# lawsuit - Thursday 17 December, 2020

6 more former players take action against rugby union in concussion lawsuit
# Development
From The42
# Development

6 more former players take action against rugby union in concussion lawsuit

Dec 17th 2020, 5:24 PM 29,999 Views 0 Comments

Ex-internationals are amongst the number.

# lawsuit - Friday 11 December, 2020

Law firm set to take action on behalf of ex-footballers suffering with dementia
# Action
From The42
# Action

Law firm set to take action on behalf of ex-footballers suffering with dementia

Dec 11th 2020, 12:45 PM 15,003 Views 11 Comments

Forty families of former players are in touch with the firm which is leading an action in rugby.

# lawsuit - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Carole Baskin of Tiger King is being sued for defamation
# Carole Baskin
# Carole Baskin

Carole Baskin of Tiger King is being sued for defamation

Sep 24th 2020, 10:23 AM 42,097 Views 0 Comments

The lawsuit says Baskin defamed Anne McQueen in a video diary entry on YouTube.

# lawsuit - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Wuhan next-of-kin accuse China of blocking Covid-19 lawsuits
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

Wuhan next-of-kin accuse China of blocking Covid-19 lawsuits

Sep 17th 2020, 8:17 AM 28,994 Views 26 Comments

Families accuse the Wuhan and Hubei governments of concealing the outbreak when it first emerged late last year.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Kanye West sues to be listed on West Virginia presidential election ballot
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Kanye West sues to be listed on West Virginia presidential election ballot

Sep 1st 2020, 9:22 PM 30,177 Views 45 Comments

Kanye West announced a presidential bid in July.

# lawsuit - Monday 24 August, 2020

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app
# Tiktok
# Tiktok

TikTok files lawsuit challenging US government's crackdown on app

Aug 24th 2020, 9:57 PM 9,202 Views 0 Comments

The app has been downloaded 175 million times in the US and more than a billion times around the world.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Nóra Quoirin's parents sue Malaysian resort for alleged negligence
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Nóra Quoirin's parents sue Malaysian resort for alleged negligence

Jan 21st 2020, 10:36 AM 16,301 Views 0 Comments

Nóra’s parents are seeking more than €40,000 over losses, bereavement costs and damages.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Moderators taking action against Facebook over violent imagery and graphic content
# Facebook
# Facebook

Moderators taking action against Facebook over violent imagery and graphic content

Dec 4th 2019, 5:22 PM 9,284 Views 0 Comments

Facebook said the company is “committed to providing support for those that review content for Facebook”.

# lawsuit - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Rose McGowan sues Harvey Weinstein for 'diabolical' effort to silence her
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Rose McGowan sues Harvey Weinstein for 'diabolical' effort to silence her

Oct 24th 2019, 8:45 AM 19,608 Views 0 Comments

McGowan was one of the first women to make public allegations about Weinstein’s abuse.

# lawsuit - Friday 18 October, 2019

Varadkar says he has confidence in Maria Bailey as a candidate in the next general election
# Swing-gate
# Swing-gate

Varadkar says he has confidence in Maria Bailey as a candidate in the next general election

Updated Oct 18th 2019, 3:10 PM 58,799 Views 147 Comments

A motion of no confidence has been tabled against the Dun Laoghaire TD.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Boeing reaches first settlements with Lion Air crash victims
# 737 Max
# 737 Max

Boeing reaches first settlements with Lion Air crash victims

Sep 25th 2019, 8:14 PM 12,130 Views 8 Comments

The settlements pay out at least $1.2 million per victim, a person familiar with the matter said.

# lawsuit - Saturday 31 August, 2019

US woman left to give birth alone in jail cell sues city of Denver
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

US woman left to give birth alone in jail cell sues city of Denver

Aug 31st 2019, 12:45 PM 30,674 Views 0 Comments

After almost six hours of labour, Diana Sanchez gave birth to a boy.

# lawsuit - Friday 5 July, 2019

Michael Jackson fan clubs sue two alleged victims over HBO documentary in France
# Leaving Neverland
# Leaving Neverland

Michael Jackson fan clubs sue two alleged victims over HBO documentary in France

Jul 5th 2019, 7:04 AM 14,777 Views 0 Comments

The legal action in the French city of Orleans targets Wade Robson (36) and James Safechuck (41).

# lawsuit - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Kevin Spacey sued over alleged groping incident
# Nantucket
# Nantucket

Kevin Spacey sued over alleged groping incident

Jun 27th 2019, 10:15 PM 18,656 Views 0 Comments

The lawsuit filed yesterday seeks unspecified damages for “severe and permanent mental distress and emotional injuries”.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

French families sue Boeing over fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash
# 737 Max
# 737 Max

French families sue Boeing over fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash

May 21st 2019, 6:30 PM 9,702 Views 0 Comments

The 10 March crash of the plane killed all 157 people on board.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Rihanna suing father over use of Fenty brand name for business
# Fenty Entertainment
# Fenty Entertainment

Rihanna suing father over use of Fenty brand name for business

Jan 16th 2019, 3:49 PM 29,344 Views 0 Comments

The lawsuit asks the court to order Ronald Fenty to stop using the brand name.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Judge orders Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $300,000 in legal fees
# Defamation
# Defamation

Judge orders Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $300,000 in legal fees

Dec 12th 2018, 9:57 AM 46,483 Views 52 Comments

Daniels in her dismissed suit had accused Trump of defamation for characterising as a “total con job” her claims of a presidential affair.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Woman suing Hilton hotels for $100 million says she was filmed naked in shower by hidden camera
# Chicago
# Chicago

Woman suing Hilton hotels for $100 million says she was filmed naked in shower by hidden camera

Dec 5th 2018, 10:30 PM 42,504 Views 0 Comments

The woman said the footage was then uploaded on porn websites.

# lawsuit - Sunday 30 September, 2018

New trial ordered in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright lawsuit
# Led Zeppelin
# Led Zeppelin

New trial ordered in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright lawsuit

Sep 30th 2018, 4:44 PM 15,827 Views 19 Comments

The court in San Francisco overturned a 2016 judgment by a jury which found no proof the classic 1971 Zeppelin song breached the copyright of Taurus.

# lawsuit - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Prince's family to sue doctor over 'failing to treat opioid addiction'
# Fentanyl
# Fentanyl

Prince's family to sue doctor over 'failing to treat opioid addiction'

Aug 25th 2018, 6:15 PM 11,663 Views 11 Comments

Prince Rogers Nelson died of an accidental overdose of fentanyl on 15 April 2016.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Google now being sued for tracking phone locations
# Location Location Location
# Location Location Location

Google now being sued for tracking phone locations

Aug 21st 2018, 8:20 AM 15,671 Views 45 Comments

A lawsuit filed in San Francisco is accusing Google of invading people’s privacy.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

Ashley Judd is suing Harvey Weinstein saying he wrecked her career
# Weinstein Scandal
# Weinstein Scandal

Ashley Judd is suing Harvey Weinstein saying he wrecked her career

May 1st 2018, 7:09 AM 27,368 Views 66 Comments

Judd claims Weinstein was acting in retaliation for her rejecting his sexual advances.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Stranger Things creators respond to filmmaker's plagiarism claims
# Duffer Brothers
# Duffer Brothers

Stranger Things creators respond to filmmaker's plagiarism claims

Apr 4th 2018, 11:14 PM 24,574 Views 19 Comments

Director Charlie Kessler is seeking monetary damages and a jury trial.

# lawsuit - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it
# Right To Bear Arms
# Right To Bear Arms

Florida brings in new law to restrict gun access, NRA immediately launches legal bid to block it

Mar 10th 2018, 5:12 PM 16,458 Views 0 Comments

The NRA said the measure “punishes law-abiding gun owners for the criminal acts of a deranged individual”.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Family of actor Bill Paxton suing hospital and doctor over his death
# Wrongful Death
# Wrongful Death

Family of actor Bill Paxton suing hospital and doctor over his death

Feb 14th 2018, 10:20 AM 37,297 Views 20 Comments

The lawsuit comes just before the first anniversary of the death of Paxton.

# lawsuit - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Jim Carrey won't go to trial over death of ex-girlfriend Cathriona White
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Jim Carrey won't go to trial over death of ex-girlfriend Cathriona White

Feb 1st 2018, 12:29 PM 28,838 Views 26 Comments

The 56-year-old comedic actor had been sued by his former girlfriend’s mother and estranged husband.

# lawsuit - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Grumpy Cat wins €570,000 payout in copyright lawsuit
# Internet Sensation
# Internet Sensation

Grumpy Cat wins €570,000 payout in copyright lawsuit

Jan 25th 2018, 8:16 AM 31,853 Views 29 Comments

Grumpy Cat inadvertently went global in 2012 after a picture of the cat sporting its angry-looking face was posted online.

# lawsuit - Friday 12 January, 2018

Dermot Desmond takes court action over alleged leak to newspaper relating to sale of D4 home
# Commercial Court
# Commercial Court

Dermot Desmond takes court action over alleged leak to newspaper relating to sale of D4 home

Jan 12th 2018, 6:04 PM 31,583 Views 0 Comments

‘Walford’ on Dublin’s Shrewsbury Road, bought it in 2005 for €58 million, was once home to Sean Dunne and wife Gayle.

# lawsuit - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Tech giant Samsung sued in France over alleged child labour in its Chinese factories
# Child Labour
# Child Labour

Tech giant Samsung sued in France over alleged child labour in its Chinese factories

Jan 11th 2018, 2:45 PM 10,347 Views 19 Comments

“We are asking the justice system to sanction the unacceptable gap between Samsung’s ethical commitments and the reality in its factories.”

# lawsuit - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Engineer sues Google for allegedly discriminating against conservative white men
# James Damore
# James Damore

Engineer sues Google for allegedly discriminating against conservative white men

Jan 9th 2018, 2:44 PM 41,033 Views 156 Comments

The complaint said some employees “were ostracised, belittled, and punished” for their views.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Spotify hit with €1.3 billion copyright lawsuit from Tom Petty, Neil Young publisher
# Copyright Breach
# Copyright Breach

Spotify hit with €1.3 billion copyright lawsuit from Tom Petty, Neil Young publisher

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:35 AM 21,622 Views 17 Comments

Wixen Music Publishing, Inc claims Spotify failed to seek licenses for significant parts of its 30 million-song catalog.

# lawsuit - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Republican Roy Moore files lawsuit to block Alabama Senate result, alleging voter fraud
# Alabama Senate
# Alabama Senate

Republican Roy Moore files lawsuit to block Alabama Senate result, alleging voter fraud

Dec 28th 2017, 8:34 AM 14,371 Views 36 Comments

Democrat Doug Jones was announced the winner of the 12 December special election.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes
# Allegations
# Allegations

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes

Nov 28th 2017, 7:05 AM 28,471 Views 18 Comments

Aspiring British actress Kadian Noble has accused Weinstein of inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her.

# lawsuit - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

'Defamation it is not': Judge dismisses Sarah Palin's lawsuit against New York Times
# Sarah Palin
# Sarah Palin

'Defamation it is not': Judge dismisses Sarah Palin's lawsuit against New York Times

Aug 30th 2017, 8:16 AM 20,172 Views 28 Comments

The judge said Palin failed to show the paper knew it was publishing false information.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman €350m in cancer lawsuit
# California
# California

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay woman €350m in cancer lawsuit

Aug 22nd 2017, 10:31 AM 42,953 Views 38 Comments

The woman claimed she developed terminal ovarian cancer after using the company’s talc-based products.

# lawsuit - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Taylor Swift wins sexual assault case against DJ
# Groping
# Groping

Taylor Swift wins sexual assault case against DJ

Aug 15th 2017, 7:12 AM 34,655 Views 31 Comments

“I will be making donations in the near future to multiple organisations that help sexual assault victims defend themselves.”

# lawsuit - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Rebel Wilson wins defamation case against 'disgraceful' Australian publisher
# Name And Age
# Name And Age

Rebel Wilson wins defamation case against 'disgraceful' Australian publisher

Jun 15th 2017, 1:58 PM 24,425 Views 14 Comments

Bauer Media claimed the actor lied about her name, age and background to advance her career.

# lawsuit - Friday 7 April, 2017

US abandons lawsuit to unmask owner of anti-Trump Twitter account
# Free Speech
# Free Speech

US abandons lawsuit to unmask owner of anti-Trump Twitter account

Apr 7th 2017, 10:14 PM 13,893 Views 18 Comments

The American Civil Liberties Union said this was a “big victory for free speech and right to dissent”.

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