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Man Sues Opera House Hotel In The Bronx After Contracting Legionnaires’ Disease

A man who spent several days in the hospital after coming down with Legionnaires’ disease has filed a civil lawsuit against the Bronx hotel that has been identified by authorities as the source of the outbreak.


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Current, Former Teachers File Discrimination Lawsuit Against Riverhead Charter School

Attorney Joseph Dell said the principal wanted teachers to wear seductive clothing and harassed those who didn’t.


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Parents Sue Greenwich, Conn. School District In Suicide Of Son Who Was Bullied

The parents of a teenage boy who committed suicide two years ago have filed a lawsuit against the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut.



Long Island Parents Sue School District After Son Contracts MRSA

Attorney Jon Ray said Lucia was a wrestler and filthy mats at the school were a breeding ground for the infection.


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Court: Teacher May Proceed With Lawsuit Accusing Ex-Boyfriend Of Hacking Her Facebook

A Queens teacher who said her ex-boyfriend broke into her Facebook account and sent malicious sexual statements can proceed with her lawsuit, a court decided Tuesday.


A Citi Bike rack is seen outside the Plaza Hotel in Midtown in Manhattan. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Court Tosses Plaza Hotel’s Lawsuit To Get Citi Bike Rack Removed

The suit also claimed that bike parking has taken away a lane of traffic, leading to congestion of limousines in front of the hotel.


Louis Falcone claims in a $25 million lawsuit NYPD officers beat him and called him an anti-gay slur. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Staten Island Man Claims In $25M Lawsuit Cops Beat Him, Used Anti-Gay Slur

Cellphone video shows the officers pulling him out the door.


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Port Authority: Former Agency Official Tried To Breach Security At JFK Airport

The Port Authority said the incident at JFK involved an oversized bag that crews were worried had not been properly screened.


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Brooklyn Man Claims False Arrest After Crash Involving Police Officers

Lawyer Scott Rynecki said Breathalyzers and blood tests all came back negative.


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Donald Trump Announces $500 Million Lawsuit Against Univision After Miss USA Is Dropped

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump filed a $500 million lawsuit Monday against Univision, after the Spanish-language network terminated its relationship with Trump’s Miss Universe Organization.


A family fled this house in Westfield, New Jersey after receiving letters from someone claiming to be "watching" the house, according to a lawsuit. (Credit: CBS2)

Residents Say They Fled After Being Watched In Westfield, N.J. Home

Terrifying letters forced a New Jersey family to flee their new home, and what happened left residents in the quiet community more than a little unnerved.


Police patrol outside of a Manhattan court house for the sentencing of convicted terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Former Civilian Complaint Review Board Exec To Go Ahead With Lawsuit Alleging Collusion With NYPD

The former executive director of the NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board will be allowed to move forward with a lawsuit that questions the board’s willingness to punish misuse of stop-and-frisk enforcement.


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Lawsuit Claims CVS Required Employees To Racially Profile Shoppers

The proposed class action lawsuit was filed on Wednesday in federal court in Manhattan.


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Gay Conversion Therapy Lawsuit Plaintiff Claims Horrors In N.J. Trial

One of four plaintiffs who sued a nonprofit that promised to turn them from gay to heterosexual wept on the witness stand Wednesday, as he described cutting off contact with his mother after being told she was the cause of his homosexuality.


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Man With 1st Name ‘God’ Settles With Credit Rating Agency

The Russian native is named after his grandfather.