AT&T Chief Attacks Lawsuit to Block Time Warner Merger

AT&T Chief Attacks Lawsuit to Block Time Warner Merger

The trial is anticipated to wrap up in coming days after rebuttal arguments by the Justice Department and shutting statements by each side. Judge Richard J. Leon of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, who’s presiding over the case, is anticipated to decide on the swimsuit as early as the tip […]

Lance Armstrong Settles Federal Fraud Case for $5 Million

Lance Armstrong Settles Federal Fraud Case for $5 Million

If he had misplaced in courtroom, Armstrong confronted the potential of paying treble damages below the phrases of the False Claims Act, which is geared toward recovering authorities cash obtained by fraud. The authorities was asking for practically $100 million. The settlement averted a trial scheduled to start with jury choice in about two weeks […]

Ex-Playboy Model, Freed From Contract, Can Discuss Alleged Trump Affair

Ex-Playboy Model, Freed From Contract, Can Discuss Alleged Trump Affair

Under the phrases of Wednesday’s settlement, American Media has the appropriate to as much as $75,000 of any future earnings from her story in regards to the alleged affair, which Mr. Trump denies. According to her lawyer, Peter Ok. Stris, Ms. McDougal can maintain the $150,000 fee and the writer will retain the rights to […]

Time Warner C.E.O. Testifies That AT&T Deal Is Needed to Battle Silicon Valley

Time Warner C.E.O. Testifies That AT&T Deal Is Needed to Battle Silicon Valley

AT&T’s chief govt, Randall Stephenson, is anticipated to testify as quickly as Thursday, with John Stankey, AT&T’s senior vice chairman who’s poised to run Time Warner after the merger, testifying afterward Wednesday. Arguments are anticipated to shut as early as April 30. Judge Richard J. Leon of the United States District Court for the District […]

Sandy Hook Parents Sue Alex Jones for Defamation

Sandy Hook Parents Sue Alex Jones for Defamation

Mr. Jones suggests it means they’re each actors. “When he turns, his nose disappears repeatedly because the green screen isn’t set right,” he stated. Just a few months later, in June, Mr. Jones was profiled on NBC’s “Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly,” which introduced up his previous feedback about Sandy Hook. Ms. Kelly additionally interviewed […]

How Profiteers Lure Women Into Often-Unneeded Surgery

How Profiteers Lure Women Into Often-Unneeded Surgery

Just like that, she had stumbled right into a rising trade that makes cash by coaxing girls into having surgical procedure — typically unnecessarily — in order that they’re extra profitable plaintiffs in lawsuits in opposition to medical gadget producers. Lawyers constructing such instances typically flip to advertising and marketing corporations to drum up shoppers. […]

Andrea Constand to the Cosby Jury: ‘I Could Not Fight Him Off’

Andrea Constand to the Cosby Jury: ‘I Could Not Fight Him Off’

In greater than two hours on the stand, led by Kristen Gibbons Feden, a particular prosecutor, Ms. Constand described how an older man she revered, and who was a significant supply of profession steerage, took benefit of her belief. She recalled assembly Mr. Cosby, a well-known alumnus of Temple University, the place she labored, throughout […]

Justice Dept. Can’t Tie Police Funding to Help on Immigration, Judge Rules

Justice Dept. Can’t Tie Police Funding to Help on Immigration, Judge Rules

The ruling handed down Wednesday got here in one among several lawsuits that state and metropolis officers in California have filed in opposition to the federal authorities arguing that it has overreached in attempting to pressure local officers to assist with immigration enforcement. “The Trump administration cannot manipulate federal grant fund requirements to pressure states, […]

Janice Dickinson at Cosby Trial: ‘Here Was America’s Dad on Top of Me’

Janice Dickinson at Cosby Trial: ‘Here Was America’s Dad on Top of Me’

Ms. Constand, a former Temple University worker, says she too was drugged and assaulted by Mr. Cosby at his house close to right here in 2004. Prosecutors have launched the accounts of the opposite girls as a result of they are saying they display Mr. Cosby’s signature sample of predatory conduct. But Mr. Cosby has […]

Worker Dies After Fall in Manhattan Subway Tunnel

Baby in China Is Born to Surrogate four Years After His Parents’ Deaths

“The risk of suing the hospital was too great,” Shen Xinnian, the daddy of Mr. Shen, advised the newspaper. While the primary courtroom rejected the go well with, a second dominated of their favor. “The only carrier of the two families’ blood lines carries the burden of their grieving memories and consolation,” the Wuxi People’s […]