November 20, 2013
A former Sultana High School teacher has filed a lawsuit against the Hesperia Unified School District claiming that she was fired for being a lesbian.
November 19, 2013
A former Miami University student, who was allegedly raped in 2011, has filed a lawsuit against the college, stating that the incident could have been prevented if school officials had expelled her attacker for prior misconduct.
November 18, 2013
A former University of Texas at Austin women’s track and field coach, who was terminated last year, has filed a lawsuit against the university, claiming discrimination and retaliation.
October 31, 2013
The jury verdict in the wrongful-death suit filed against the state by the families of two students who were killed in the 2007 Virginia Tech mass shooting was overturned by the Virginia Supreme Court.
October 25, 2013
Alabama State University (ASU) has filed a lawsuit against Forensic Strategic Solutions (FSS), claiming discrimination.
October 23, 2013
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center has filed a lawsuit against a patient who refused to leave the facility despite being discharged.
October 16, 2013
A mother whose son was beaten unconscious in a bathroom at Lecroy Career Technical Center, plans to sue the Chilton County School System for negligence.
October 15, 2013
York University is suing Toronto Life for libel after the publication ran an article characterizing the university as “a hunting ground for sexual predators.”
September 19, 2013
The families of three former students filed a lawsuit yesterday claiming former El Sereno Elementary School fourth and fifth grade teacher Armando Gonzalez molested their children.
September 9, 2013
An appellate court in New York has ruled that a security firm is not liable for the death of a patient at the former Bayley Seton Hospital, who fled from the psychiatric ward and later engaged in a shootout with police outside his home, which resulted in his death five years ago.
September 5, 2013
The parents of a former Sunbright Elementary School student who was paddled eight times for allegedly throwing crayons and rocks have filed a $1.7 million lawsuit against the school’s former principal.
September 3, 2013
The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that victims of a 2008 shooting near Henry Ford High School cannot sue Detroit Public Schools (DPS), the school principal or two security guards.
August 20, 2013
As many as 32 former Yeshiva University students have filed a sexual abuse lawsuit against the university, Marsha Stern Talmudical Academy-Yeshiva University High School for Boys, two rabbis and various members of the Board of Trustees for Yeshiva University.
August 20, 2013
A Haitian man who claims the founder of Fairfield University sexually abused him when he was 15 has filed a lawsuit against the university for $20 million.
August 13, 2013
A woman has filed a lawsuit against Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, accusing a male nurse of molesting her in the hospital’s emergency room.
August 9, 2013
A recent lawsuit against Advocate Christ Medical Center claims supervisors in the public safety department created a hostile work environment for African American employees.
August 7, 2013
A man injured in a crash involving a fire truck that was allegedly stolen by a Marine who escaped Naval Hospital Beaufort has filed a lawsuit against the medical facility and others, citing negligence.
July 26, 2013
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by an Oakland University student, who claimed his First Amendment rights were violated after he was suspended for writing about his sexual attraction to his instructor.
July 18, 2013
Penn State’s board of trustees has approved the payment of approximately $60 million to settle claims of about two dozen men who were sexually assaulted as young boys by the school’s former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
July 12, 2013
Penn State’s Board of Trustees approved a resolution on Friday authorizing the university to make settlement offers to a number of individuals who have made claims arising out of actions of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.