Post Tagged with: "settlement"

Violent Cop Settled Excessive Abuse Lawsuit For $100K Before Tamir Rice Murder (FULL REPORT)

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Shocker in Gloomtown, folks – the second cop involved in the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice last November has a history of excessive violence.

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City Councilman Beaten, Wrongfully Arrested By NYPD During Occupy Wall Street Wins $30k Settlement

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The suit alleged that the NYPD, as well as the city, itself, all violated the 1st Amendment and often used more force than necessary.

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$139 Million Paid By Los Angeles Unified School District To Third Grade Victims Who Were Blindfolded And Forced To Drink Teacher’s Semen

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The victims of Miramonte Elementary School’s popular third grade teacher, Mark Berndt, have finally settled their sexual abuse claims for $139 million. Berndt had pleaded ‘no contest’ last year to blindfolding and spoon feeding his students semen.

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Walmart Attorneys Threaten Single Mother Over Black Friday Pepper Spray Lawsuit, Promise Retribution

Two years ago, a single mother was forced to defend herself and her children in a Walmart riot. Now she has to defend herself from corporate bullying.

  I represent the infamous Black Friday Walmart pepper spray shopper and her two children in a civil case brought against Walmart. Her side of the story has never been told. Immediately following the events, media surrounded her home, hounded her family and called her place of work. As her attorneys, […]

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The Maid Who Toppled The Mighty: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Settles Sex Case

The Maid Who Toppled The Mighty: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Settles Sex Case

It was a story that riveted the world, one that read like a tawdry French novel about a high-powered, charismatic politician and a supposedly seductive, but illiterate, maid.

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BP Accepts Record $4.5 Billion U.S. Fine, Pleads Guilty To Felony Obstruction

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BP’s total civil and criminal liability costs top $46 billion.

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