Settlement Reached In Widow's Lawsuit Over Death Of Nassau Police OfficerThe attorney's for Breitkopf's wife, Paula, filed a lawsuit against many parties, including the MTA because it was found that an MTA officer had fired the fatal shot.
Judge Again Rules Environmental Groups Can't Challenge N.J. Exxon Mobil SettlementA judge has ruled environmental groups in New Jersey may not intervene in the state’s $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil over contaminated gas stations and other sites.
Judge Approves Pollution Settlement Between New Jersey And Exxon MobilChristie's administration has hailed the deal as the nation's second-largest of its kind against a corporate polluter.
Judge Soon To Rule On Contamination Settlement Between N.J., ExxonA judge on Thursday was weeks away from deciding whether to allow a disputed environmental contamination settlement between New Jersey and Exxon Mobil Corp.
$5 Million Settlement For Family Of Victim Of Hit By 'Mafia Cops'The family of a diamond dealer killed by a pair of NYPD detectives working as mob hit men has gotten a $5 million settlement in a wrongful-death lawsuit.
NYC Restaurant Per Se To Pay $500,000 In Wage Violation Complaint SettlementPer Se said it was an unintentional oversight.
New York City To Pay $6.25 Million To Man Exonerated In 1989 KillingFleming was released last year after the Brooklyn district attorney's office agreed his alibi in the 1989 fatal shooting was valid.
Gov. Christie Argues With Teacher Over Exxon Mobil Settlement During Town Hall MeetingThe governor immediately pushed back against the teacher's claims that the state could have gotten more from the settlement.
Settlement Reached In Trainer's Defamation Suit Against Roger ClemensAttorneys on Wednesday said they have settled a long-running defamation lawsuit against former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens by his ex-trainer.
City Settles For $3.9 Million In Case Of Ramarley Graham, Bronx Teen Killed By Cop In 2012The City of New York on Friday agreed to pay $3.9 million to the family of Ramarley Graham, a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.
Comptroller Stringer Discusses Possibility Of City Settling With Garner FamilyNew York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Tuesday discussed the possibility of settling a planned $75 million lawsuit by the family of Eric Garner.
Trustee: Half-Billion Dollar Settlement Reached For With 2 Madoff FundsThe trustee recovering money for thousands of investors said Monday that a half-billion-dollar settlement has been reached with two financial funds that invested with Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff.