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Ex-Librarian Files Suit Against Baltimore School, Archdiocese In Sex Abuse Case

A Baltimore Catholic school teacher charged with sexual abuse. Now the school employee who reported it says she was fired for being a whistleblower–and she’s suing.

03/13/2015

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

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Lawsuit Filed Against Md. Bar Owner Accused Of Peeping Tom Violations

A Howard County woman and others are suing the owner of the Rams Head Group over hidden cameras in the women’s bathroom.

03/02/2015

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Lawsuit Filed Against Purina Claims Food Sickens, Kills Dogs

A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of dogs have been sickened or died from eating a brand of dry dog food.

02/26/2015

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ACLU: Women Grossly Underrepresented In Service Academies

The Naval Academy in Annapolis is targeted in a new lawsuit. A women’s veterans group wants three U.S. service academies to give up information about how many women they do and do not admit.

02/05/2015

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Sons Of Woman Who Died On Smoke-Filled Subway File Lawsuit

$50 million. That’s the amount a family is going to court for, following the death of a woman in a smoke-filled D.C. metro subway.

01/30/2015

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Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

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Family Of Woman Who Died In Metro Accident Plans Lawsuit

A lawyer representing the family of a woman killed earlier this month in an accident on Metro says he’ll file a lawsuit over the incident later this week.

01/27/2015

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Coppin State Fraternity Ordered To Stop All Activities Amidst Hazing Allegations

Allegations of brutal hazing leads to a multi-million dollar lawsuit against a fraternity at Coppin State University. Now WJZ has learned that fraternity has been ordered to stop all campus activities.

01/22/2015

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Coppin State Fraternity Faces Multi-Million Hazing Lawsuit

A former fraternity pledge says a hazing ritual landed him in the hospital. Now he’s filed a $4 million lawsuit against the Coppin State fraternity.

01/21/2015

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Baltimore Woman Sues Hospital Over Amputated Limbs

A Baltimore woman is suing the Johns Hopkins Health System, saying her arms and legs were amputated after doctors failed to diagnose an infection.

12/30/2014

Kevin Hayes speaks to WJZ about his lawsuit.

Bowie State Student Sues Frat For Hazing

A renowned fraternity is in hot water, facing a $3 million lawsuit after a Bowie State student says he was hazed while he was pledging—and he has pictures of the abuse to prove it.

12/29/2014

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