Family Of NYC Transit Worker Electrocuted On The Job Settles For $4 MillionA judge had already ruled that NYC Transit was negligent for failing to protect James Knell. A jury only had to determine the amount of monetary compensation for his pain and suffering.
Ex-Giant Lawrence Taylor Testifies In Civil Case, Says Accuser 'Was Very Sexy'NFL great Lawrence Taylor, reliving a night to forget, admitted on Wednesday that he paid for sex with a "very, very pretty" prostitute in 2010, but denied accusations that he ignored obvious signs that she was a teen runaway in distress.
Civil Trials Resume In Union County Following Judge ShortageThree months after they were put on hold due to a shortage of judges, civil trials are resuming in one northern New Jersey county.
Judge: Independent Monitor To Oversee FDNY Diversification EffortJudge Nicholas Garaufis gave his findings Wednesday following a civil trial last month in Brooklyn. The Justice Department had sued on behalf of a black fraternal organization.