Star Flutist Sues Boston Symphony Over Pay Equity

Star Flutist Sues Boston Symphony Over Pay Equity

According to the swimsuit, Ms. Rowe made a number of earlier makes an attempt to have her pay adjusted, starting in 2015. The orchestra not solely declined to equalize her pay with Mr. Ferrillo’s, the swimsuit claims, but in addition retaliated towards her for making an attempt to debate the difficulty publicly. Last December, in […]

‘Access to Literacy’ Is Not a Constitutional Right, Judge in Detroit Rules

‘Access to Literacy’ Is Not a Constitutional Right, Judge in Detroit Rules

Do college students at poorly performing faculties have a constitutional proper to a greater schooling? On Friday, a Federal District Court choose in Michigan determined that they didn’t when he dismissed a class-action lawsuit filed by college students at troubled faculties in Detroit. The go well with, filed in September 2016, argued that college students […]

The Case of the Purloined Poultry: How ISIS Prosecuted Petty Crime

The Case of the Purloined Poultry: How ISIS Prosecuted Petty Crime

There was the shopkeeper who reported a buyer for failing to pay for half a bag of sugar, the house owner who needed compensation for a nasty portray job and the person upset that an acquaintance had hit him with a shoe. The paperwork present that the Islamic State, also called ISIS, was keen — […]

California Will Be Fourth State to Sue Navient Over Student Loans

California Will Be Fourth State to Sue Navient Over Student Loans

The authorized issues dealing with Navient, one of many nation’s largest pupil mortgage debt collectors, mounted on Thursday as California’s lawyer basic stated he would file a lawsuit accusing the corporate of widespread deceptions and errors that price debtors tens of millions of . The accusations echo those in a major enforcement case against Navient […]

French Cement Giant Lafarge Indicted on Terror Financing Charge in Syria

French Cement Giant Lafarge Indicted on Terror Financing Charge in Syria

PARIS — One of France’s largest corporations was positioned beneath formal investigation on Thursday over allegations that it financed terrorist teams, together with the Islamic State, and aided and abetted crimes towards humanity in a bid to proceed working in Syria as a civil warfare raged there. In a uncommon transfer towards a serious French […]

Apple and Samsung End Smartphone Patent Wars

Apple and Samsung End Smartphone Patent Wars

SAN FRANCISCO — The smartphone patent wars are lastly over. Apple and Samsung settled a seven-year authorized combat on Wednesday, ending essentially the most outstanding case in a series of lawsuits over smartphone patents over the previous decade. The firms didn’t disclose the settlement quantity. A jury in May ordered Samsung to pay Apple $539 […]

Terry Crews Won’t Be in ‘Expendables 4,’ Citing Threat Over Groping Claim

Terry Crews Won’t Be in ‘Expendables 4,’ Citing Threat Over Groping Claim

The actor Terry Crews advised a gaggle of senators Tuesday that he wouldn’t seem within the film “The Expendables 4” after one among its producers tried to intimidate him into dropping a lawsuit towards a Hollywood government who Mr. Crews says groped him at a celebration. “The producer of that film called my manager and […]

Opinion

Opinion

Government officers can’t discriminate on the idea of race or faith. Except once they can, because the Supreme Court reminded us immediately. The courtroom’s choice to uphold the entry ban illustrates how immigration has develop into a “Constitution-lite” zone, and the Trump administration’s current insurance policies show why that’s not only a dangerous concept — […]