Parents sue LAUSD over distance learning plan

Pastor Cedric Nelms speaks about a lawsuit which was filed against LAUSD on behalf of Black and Latino families over its distance learning plan, which the plaintiffs allege violates students’ California constitutional rights to a basic public education on Thursday, September 24, 2020 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Keshara […]

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Mary Trump files fraud suit against president, siblings

President Trump’s niece Mary Trump filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging that she was pushed out of the family business and that the president and his siblings cheated her out of tens of millions of dollars over the past several decades. The lawsuit was filed in state court in New York City, seeking unspecified damages. MARY […]

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Brandy’s ‘Praying’ For Brother Ray J & Princess Love After Their Split: ‘I Wanted Them To Work Badly’

Brandy considers Princess Love to be ‘family,’ even after her brother Ray J filed for divorce from the reality star. Brandy weighed in on the couple’s back and forth decisions to end their marriage in a new interview on Sept. 24. Brandy Norwood is rooting for her brother Ray J and his estranged wife Princess Love. The rapper […]

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Texas Republican Gov. Abbott sued by GOP over early voting decision

The Texas Republican Party filed a lawsuit against the state governor Wednesday, after Gov. Greg Abbott added six days to the early voting period in light of the coronavirus pandemic. “The Texas Constitution is not a document of convenient consultation,” said the lawsuit filed by Texas Republican Party Chairman, Allen West, along with other party […]

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Republicans press SCOTUS to take up Pennsylvania mail-in voting changes

Pennsylvania state Republicans filed a petition with the Supreme Court Monday evening, pushing the now eight-justice high court to face their first challenge without the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. State GOP members have requested the Supreme Court review and reverse the recent decision by the Pennsylvania high court that granted a three-day extension for mail-in […]

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Vanessa Bryant sues Los Angeles sheriff over helicopter crash photos

Vanessa Bryant filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles County sheriff claiming negligence, invasion of privacy and intentional infliction of emotional distress after deputies allegedly shared unauthorized photos of the crash that killed her husband Kobe, their 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others | Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP After the Jan. 26 crash that killed Vanessa’s […]

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TikTok files complaint in attempt to block US ban

Time is ticking away for the Chinese video-sharing app TikTok, which filed an 11th-hour complaint to a Washington federal court in an attempt to stay a looming US ban from the Trump administration. TikTok and parent company ByteDance say they are being targeted for political reasons and efforts to keep them off US phones is […]

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Bergdahl lawyers say judge’s job application posed conflict

A new motion filed in the case of former U.S Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is asking the highest appeals court for the U.S. military to overturn his conviction, citing an alleged conflict of interest involving the judge who originally presided over his sentencing. The motion filed Friday seeks to have the Court of Appeals for […]

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Russia’s Trust bank sues ex-B&N execs for 306.5 billion roubles: Ifax

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Trust bank has filed a lawsuit against former executives of B&N bank, including Mikail Shishkhanov, for 306.5 billion roubles ($4 billion), Interfax news agency reported on Friday. The central bank took on a number of Russian private banks, including B&N, in a bailout in 2017. Trust, currently owned by the central […]

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For-Profit Jail Is Accused of Abuse After Death of Woman With H.I.V.

A lawsuit filed in federal court on Wednesday accused a for-profit jail in Texas of civil rights violations, including neglect and abuse, that led to the death of a woman with H.I.V. who was held for two months as a pretrial detainee. The woman, Holly Barlow-Austin, 46, was housed in “deplorable and inhumane conditions of […]

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NY charges Johnson & Johnson with fraud over opioid claims

New York state filed civil charges on Thursday accusing Johnson & Johnson of insurance fraud for downplaying the risks of opioid painkillers, including to doctors and elderly patients. Governor Cuomo said the charges by New York’s Department of Financial Services in that regulator’s opioid industry probe follow charges against Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Allergan, Endo International […]

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Cardi B camp shuts down Offset rumors: ‘There is no other child’

Rumors are swirling that Cardi B filed for divorce because her estranged husband Offset is expecting a baby with another woman. But a source close to the rapper told Page Six that the scuttlebutt is “super false.” “There is no other child. No baby is on the way. That rumor is super false. Cardi is […]

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Flywheel Sports files for bankruptcy, plans to shut down

Spinning gym chain Flywheel Sports has filed for bankruptcy with plans to shut down its business, making it the latest victim of the coronavirus pandemic. Flywheel — known for its intense, bicycle-based classes — submitted a bankruptcy petition this week under Chapter 7 of the US bankruptcy code, which companies use to sell off their […]

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California fitness centers sue state over virus closures

California fitness centers have filed a lawsuit alleging Gov. Gavin Newsom’s measures aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus unfairly target the industry and are demanding they be allowed to reopen. The California Fitness Alliance, which represents nearly 300 businesses, filed the suit in Los Angeles County Superior Court, Scott Street, a lawyer for […]

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Cardi B & Offset Split After Nearly 3 Years Of Marriage As ‘WAP’ Rapper Files For Divorce

Seriously, what happened? — Cardi B has reportedly filed for divorce from husband Offset after the rappers secretly tied the knot in 2017. Here’s what we know… Say it ain’t so. Cardi B filed for divorce from her husband of nearly three years, Migos rapper, Offset, according to TMZ on September 15. The Grammy-winner, 27, reportedly filed […]

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Cardi B files for divorce from Offset after nearly 3 years of marriage

It’s over. Cardi B filed for divorce from husband Offset in Fulton County, Georgia, on Tuesday, Page Six confirmed. A hearing for their divorce, which is contested, is set for Nov. 4, 2020, at 10 a.m. EST. The “WAP” rapper, 27, and Migos member, 28, share a daughter, 2-year-old Kulture. The estranged couple married in […]

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Postal Police union sues USPS, DeJoy alleging he exceeded authority by halting investigation of mail theft

The Postal Police Officers Association filed a lawsuit against USPS last week, arguing that its abrupt decision last month directing postal police officers to end mail protection exceeded the authority of Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and compromised the integrity of the mail and the safety of employees. The lawsuit, filed in federal district court in […]

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New York Sports Clubs’ owner files for bankruptcy after forced gym closures

Town Sports International, the owner of New York Sports Clubs, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday after the coronavirus pandemic forced its gyms to close and caused revenue to dry up. The company’s assets and liabilities were in the range of $500 million to $1 billion, according to a court filing in the US […]

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Colorado Official Sues Postal Service Over Election Mailer She Says Misleads Voters

Colorado’s top election official filed a federal lawsuit on Saturday against the postmaster general and other Postal Service leaders, claiming that a mailer sent to voters in the state was an attempt to disenfranchise them by offering misleading information about how to vote by mail. The lawsuit, initiated by Jena Griswold, the secretary of state […]

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Cassie Randolph Files For Restraining Order Against Colton Underwood 4 Mos. After Split

Cassie Randolph has filed for a restraining order against her former flame, Colton Underwood, following the couple’s shocking split in May 2020. Learn more about the former ‘Bachelor’ contestant’s decision. Cassie Randolph, 25, has filed for a restraining order against Colton Underwood, 28, four months following their surprising May 2020 split, according to TMZ. Cassie filed […]

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GOP leader files charge against longtime Illinois speaker

The top Republican in the Illinois House filed a breach of public trust charge against Democratic Speaker Michael Madigan, the longest-serving legislative leader in U.S. history By JOHN O’CONNOR AP Political Writer September 10, 2020, 7:52 PM • 4 min read SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The top Republican in the Illinois House filed a breach of […]

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Two lawsuits filed against Trump’s plan to open oil and gas drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Two federal lawsuits were filed on Wednesday against the Trump administration over its plan to open up close to 1.6 million acres of Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas development, marking the latest legal move by legislators and Native Alaskans to thwart the White House’s agenda in the refuge. One lawsuit, which […]

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Fashion retailer Century 21 files for bankruptcy, to shut all stores

Off-price clothing retailer Century 21 — a mecca for generations of fashion-minded bargain hunters — filed for bankruptcy on Thursday and said it will shutter all of its stores for good, blaming insurance companies that failed to pay up during the pandemic. Known for deeply discounted designer goods, the department store has been a retail […]

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Hernández: Canelo Alvarez’s fight plan should look familiar

Pay him — or else. That’s the implied threat in the lawsuit that Canelo Alvarez filed this week against promoter Oscar De La Hoya and Golden Boy Promotions, as well as streaming broadcast partner DAZN. In addition to more than $280 million in damages, Alvarez is asking for the freedom to fight on shows promoted […]

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