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IKEA Forced To Take Action After 2 Children Die From Falling Furniture

Swedish furniture retailer IKEA is doing what it can to make its products safer after two children are killed from falling drawers and dressers.

07/24/2015

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Catholic Group Loses Fight; Must Provide Birth Control To Employees

A legal setback in the fight over Obamacare. A group of Catholic nuns based here in Maryland just learned it will likely have to provide contraceptives to employees.

07/15/2015

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California University Blasts Maryland School’s Lawsuit

A California university says that a recent trademark infringement lawsuit filed by Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland has no merit.

07/08/2015

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Man Wrongly Convicted In 1982 Killing Sues D.C. For $30M

A man who spent 26 years in prison after being wrongly convicted in a 1982 killing has filed a $30 million lawsuit against the District of Columbia, nearly a year after he was exonerated in the crime.

06/30/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 13:  Investigators and first responders work near the wreckage of an Amtrak passenger train carrying more than 200 passengers from Washington, DC to New York that derailed late last night May 13, 2015 in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At least five people were killed and more than 50 others were injured in the crash.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Family Of Businessman Killed In Train Crash Sues Amtrak

The family of a Maryland man killed in a deadly train derailment says Amtrak is to blame and now they’ve filed a lawsuit. Bob Gildersleeve was one of eight people killed when the commuter train that had passed through Baltimore flew off the tracks near Philadelphia.

06/29/2015

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Sues Va. Over Livestock Rules

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is suing Virginia water protection officials to require large livestock operations to fence off rivers and streams from their animals.

06/29/2015

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Md. Family Files Lawsuit Against Catonsville Nursing Home

A Maryland family files a massive medical malpractice lawsuit against a nursing home, alleging neglect led to the death of an 85-year-old grandmother.

06/22/2015

Mount St. Mary's

Mount St. Mary’s Files Lawsuit Against School With Same Name

Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg has filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Los Angeles-based Mount Saint Mary’s University.

06/22/2015

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Virginia Court Revives Copyright Suit Against Justin Bieber, Usher

A federal appeals court has reinstated a $10 million lawsuit claiming Justin Bieber and Usher copied parts of a song written by two Virginia songwriters.

06/19/2015

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Police Officers Sued For Enrolling Kids In Schools Illegally

The Washington Attorney General is suing two D.C. police officers for more than $224,000 in back tuition penalties on charges they lied about where they live to send their children to public schools.

06/12/2015

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Victim’s Body Allegedly Left In D.C. Metro For Days

Relatives of an attorney who died after a fall at a downtown Washington subway station say his body remained on the platform for four days.

06/10/2015

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Lineman Who Survived Heatstroke Sues Towson Univ. To Rejoin Team

A former Towson University football player, who suffered a near fatal heatstroke two years ago, has sued the university after being told he wouldn’t be able to rejoin the team.

05/28/2015

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