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New York Attorney General sues property manager for manipulating the rent regulatory system

New York State Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against a property manager and his firm for allegedly violating the Rent Stabilization Law...

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $300 million in punitive damages in talc baby...

A jury in the New York State Supreme Court ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $300 million to a woman who claimed she developed...
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Federal Grand Jury Charges Darknet Drug Dealer Selling Fentanyl to U.S. Residents

A federal grand jury indicted a darknet drug dealer  from Dallas, Texas, who is selling fentanyl to thousands of U.S. residents. Fentanyl a dangerous synthetic...

Student debt relief scam ringleader settles FTC charges, to pay $11 million monetary relief

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that the ringleader of a student debt relief scam agreed to settle charges that he engaged in deceptive...

New York Attorney General charges World Trade Center contractors allegedly engaged in bribery

The New York Attorney General's office filed felony charges against three individuals involved in completing the rebuilding of the World Trade Center. On Wednesday, New...
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California agricultural company WesPak settles discrimination complaint against it with the DOJ

WesPak, an agricultural company based in Dinuba, California, agreed to settle an immigration-related complaint against it  with the Department of Justice (DOJ). Under the settlement...
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Johnson Utilities Hit with $100 Million Lawsuit for Allegedly Violations Water-Quality Laws

Johnson Utilities is facing a $100 million lawsuit alleging that it violated numerous water-quality laws, endangering public health and the environment. The Arizona Department of...
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WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange faces 17 additional criminal charges in violation of Espionage Act

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange is facing 17 additional criminal charges related to his alleged involvement in a conspiracy to obtain and publish classified information—a...

Qualcomm shares continue to drop amid worries over its violation of antitrust law

The stock price of Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) continues to fall as investors worry about the impact of a court ruling that the chipmaker violated...

Federal judge upholds House Democrats’ subpoenas for Trump financial records

A federal judge in New York City upheld the House Democrats’ subpoenas seeking access to the financial records of President Donald Trump from two...

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Gov. Cuomo approves legislation raising the legal age to buy tobacco,...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law legislation increasing the legal age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21. On Tuesday, Gov....