Board Approves Compensation For Melvin Thomas, Baltimore Man Wrongfully Convicted For Attempted MurderAfter serving 19 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of attempted murder, a man was awarded more than $1.6 million in compensation from the state of Maryland.
Baltimore Board Of Estimates Approves Settlements In Gun Trace Task Force CasesBaltimore's Board of Estimates Wednesday approved settlement agreements in a number of cases tied to the Baltimore Police Department's disgraced Gun Trace Task Force.
Baltimore City Officials Approve $900K Settlement In Det. Sean Suiter Case; Attorney Says City 'Did The Right Thing'Without discussion, Baltimore City’s spending board approved $900,000 in workers' compensation benefits for the family of Detective Sean Suiter.
Maryland, 40 Other States Reach $39.5M Settlement With Anthem Over 2014 Data BreachHealth insurance company Anthem and multiple states, including Maryland, have reached a settlement following a 2014 data breach involving the personal data of nearly 79 million Americans, Attorney General Brian Frosh announced this week.
Nearly 1,100 Former ITT Tech Students In Maryland Will Get Debt Relief Following SettlementNearly 1,100 former ITT Technical Institute students in Maryland will get more than $9.4 million in debt relief following a multi-state settlement, Attorney General Brian Frosh's office said Tuesday.
Honda, 48 States And Territories Reach $85M Settlement Over Takata Airbag RecallMaryland and dozens of other states have reached an $85 million settlement with Honda over allegations the car company concealed safety issues related to faulty airbags.
Apple Customers Can Now Submit Claims As Part Of Settlement Over Slowing Down iPhonesApple customers who purchased certain previous iPhone models can now submit claims for about $25 per phone as part of the company's settlement of a class-action lawsuit that accused it of slowing down older devices.
Legislation Eliminating 'Gag Orders' In Settlements With Baltimore City Takes EffectBaltimore will no longer be allowed to prevent anyone who has won a settlement against the city from sharing the details of the agreement after legislation passed through the city council last year.
State of Maryland Reaches Settlement In Tyrone West Death LawsuitThe State of Maryland appears to have reached a $400,000 settlement in a federal lawsuit in the 2013 death of Baltimore man in police custody.
ACLU Sues City After Victimized Woman Loses Half Of Settlement For CommentsThe ACLU is suing Baltimore City and the City Police Department because they said victims of alleged police abuse are being silenced.
Philando Castile Family Reaches $3M Settlement In DeathThe mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in his death
Some Ask Where Checks Are In Gynecologist Recording CaseHundreds of former patients of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist accused of secretly recording pelvic exams want to know when they will receive their share of a $190 million settlement.
Supreme Court Asked To Block $1B NFL Concussion SettlementA second petition has been filed asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion lawsuits.
Baltimore Reaches $150K Settlement Over Police Brutality ComplaintBaltimore City officials are expected to sign off Wednesday on a $150,000 settlement to resolve a lawsuit fueled by allegations of police brutality, our media partner The Baltimore Sun reports.
Volkswagen Reaches $14.7B Emissions SettlementVolkswagen would repair or buy back polluting diesel vehicles and pay each owner as much as $10,000 under a $14.7 billion deal.