DC Gov't Sues E-Cigarette Maker Juul Over Teen VapingThe District of Columbia is joining several states in suing e-cigarette maker Juul Labs, saying the company's online ads and promotions illegally targeted minors.
Lawsuit Seeks To Prevent Prosecutor From Keeping Blacks Off JuriesFour black voters and a branch of the NAACP sued a Mississippi prosecutor on Monday, asking a federal judge to order him to stop excluding African Americans from juries.
DC Landlord To Pay $1.1M Over Unsafe, Unsanitary ConditionsA Washington, D.C., landlord is being forced to pay $1.1 million in rent payments to former residents who homes were plagued by pests, mold and raw sewage and violated housing and fire codes.
Boy's Fall Of More Than 20 Feet From Zip Line Ride Caught On VideoA ten-year-old boy slipped out of his harness and fell more than 20 feet from a zip line ride to a concrete floor in Florida.
Rose McGowan Suit Says Harvey Weinstein And Two Famed Lawyers Conspired To Silence Her And Ruin Her CareerActress Rose McGowan filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday alleging that Harvey Weinstein and two of his former attorneys engaged in racketeering to silence her and derail her career before she accused him of rape.
The Opioid Crisis Is Forcing More Kids Into The Foster SystemFour major drug companies reached a last-minute settlement Monday, avoiding the first federal trial in the opioid epidemic.
Under Armour Suing Denver-Based Clothing Company For Trademark InfringementThe lawsuit, filed October 8 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, accuses Denver-based Ageas, Inc. of selling similar clothing items under the Hotsuit brand using a logo similar to the Under Armour logo.
Maryland Man Wins $8B In Johnson & Johnson Verdict Over Risperdal Linked To Boy Growing BreastsA Philadelphia jury on Tuesday awarded $8 billion in punitive damages against Johnson & Johnson and one if its subsidiaries over a drug the companies made that the plaintiff's attorneys say is linked to the abnormal growth of female breast tissue in boys.
Lawsuit Says Federal Officers Used Immigration Marriage Interviews As A TrapA federal judge in Maryland has said immigration officers can't use marriage interviews as a "honeypot" to trap and deport people who are living in the country illegally.
Maryland Joins Lawsuit Against Trump Administration's Plan To End Stricter Emissions StandardsTwenty-three states, including Maryland, are suing the Trump administration over its plans to end California's ability to set stricter vehicle emission standards.
Report: Ravens' Marquise Brown Was Unnamed Player In Antonio Brown Rape LawsuitRavens receiver Marquise Brown is reportedly the unnamed player in a lawsuit that accuses Patriots receiver Antonio Brown of alleged rape.
Maryland, D.C. Officials Ask Court To Reconsider Ruling Tossing Trump Hotel LawsuitA federal appeals court should reconsider its decision to throw out a lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of illegally profiting off the presidency through his luxury Washington hotel, officials in Maryland and the District of Columbia argued Monday in a legal filing.
Scotch Whisky Group Drops Suit Against Virginia DistilleryLawyers for a trade association are dropping a federal lawsuit alleging that a Virginia distillery has improperly tried to pass off whiskey as Scotch.
Maryland's Brian Frosh Among 13 Attorneys General Suing Trump Over Public Benefit Immigration RuleAttorneys general in 13 states, including Maryland, have filed a lawsuit challenging a Trump administration rule that'll allow immigration officials to deny green cards to migrants who use public assistance, including food stamps or housing vouchers.
Lawsuit Accuses Frederick County Sheriff Of Racial ProfilingThe lawsuit alleges that the sheriff's office's practices have made people in the community uncomfortable making a report when they are a victim of a crime and reluctant to file formal complaints against the sheriff.