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Minor offenses, minor offenders, massive jail time: Illinois’s nightmarish juvenile system

The Illinois Youth Center at Harrisburg functions as a high school for felons. And its staff seems to believe all who attend should graduate. Three...

Plaintiff #15 Joins Baylor University Lawsuit

Baylor University is defending several federal lawsuits alleging that they did not properly handle reports of rape and sexual assault. Plaintiff 15, identified only...
alifornia Senate appoints undocumented lawyer libeth mateo to statewide position

California Senate Appoints Undocumented Lawyer to Statewide Position

The California Senate Rules Committee appointed an undocumented immigrant/lawyer to a statewide position on Wednesday. Attorney and immigrant activist Lizbeth Mateo of Los Angeles will...

Madison County Sheriff’s Office Defending Federal Lawsuit Over a “Sexually Hostile” Work Environment

Madison County Sheriff’s Office was named as a defendant in a federal lawsuit. The plaintiff, Erica Cagle, is a former employee of the sheriff’s...

Jury acquits Tulsa officer in shooting of unarmed black man

USA Herald Opinion:   after watching the 60 Minutes episode on this case, it is clear that Officer Shelby used deadly force because the...

NBC Sued After Disabled Woman Dies After Injury Near “America’s Got Talent” Set

NBC is named as a defendant in a lawsuit alongside The City of Pasadena after a 79 year old woman died after falling out...

Pregnant Santa Rita Jail Inmates Allege Forced Abortions

A federal lawsuit was filed in the US District Court for California, Northern District. The plaintiffs, six current and former Santa Rita jail inmates,...

Remington Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Well known American gun maker Remington is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company plans to continue their business operations while they work through...

UPDATE: Federal Judge Urges Opioid Lawsuit Defendants to Quickly Settle Claims

We have an update for you about the monumental federal lawsuit filed against pharmaceutical companies that manufactured and promoted the use of opioids. It’s...

Bill Cosby Faces Lawsuit from Former Law Firm

Sex offender Bill Cosby is currently facing a lawsuit from Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, his former Philadephia law firm. Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis...

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