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Friday, August 17, 2018

VTech Settles Claims of Violating Children’s Privacy Law

VTech was accused by the FTC of violating the children’s privacy laws because of some of their connected toys. The FTC accused VTech of...

Federal Lawsuits Allege Some State Courts Running Debtors’ Prisons

In 1833, debtors’ prisons were abolished under federal law. Yet, many political and legal experts believe that while debtors’ prisons don’t technically exist in...

ACLU Files Lawsuit Against ICE on Behalf of Detained Parents Separated from Their Children

The ACLU filed a class action lawsuit against ICE in the U.S. District Court for Southern California. The plaintiffs are described as hundreds of...

ALERT! Arkansas Municipalities File Federal Lawsuit Against Opioid Manufacturers

Throughout 2017, USA Herald has brought the opioid crisis front and center. From investigations to pending legislation to lawsuits, you’ve had the opportunity to...

FTC and New York File Lawsuit to Shutdown Phantom Debt Collection Scheme

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and New York Attorney General’s Office filed a joint lawsuit to shutdown phantom debt collection scheme. The lawsuit is part...

Federal Class Action Filed Against David Wade Correctional Center in Homer, Louisiana

A federal class action lawsuit was filed against David Wade Correctional Center in Homer, Louisiana. The lawsuit alleges that inmates who are mentally ill...

President Trump Pardons Irve Lewis “Scooter” Libby

Earlier today, President Trump made headlines after formally pardoning Irve Lewis "Scooter" Libby, reports The Hill. A Full Overview of the Pardoning of Lewis Libby Libby,...

New York Appeals Court Dismisses Defamation Lawsuit Against President Trump

A lawsuit filed against President Donald J. Trump was dismissed by the Appellate Division, First Department. This decision affirms the dismissal of the lawsuit...

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...

Heterosexual Woman Sues Former Employer for “Reverse Discrimination” and Loses

A heterosexual woman, Bonnie O’Daniel, filed a federal lawsuit against her former employer, Industrial Service Solution (ISS). O’Daniel alleged that she was fired because...

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GOP Arizona Rep. Martha McSally

Martha McSally has 20-point lead in Arizona GOP primary for U.S....

U.S. Representative Martha McSally is enjoying a huge lead against her contenders in the Arizona GOP primary for the U.S. Senate. McSally, former state Senator...