911 Operators' Lawsuit Against NYPD, City Granted Class-Action StatusA group sued two years ago, accusing the NYPD of forcing them to work 16- and even 24-hour shifts with barely any breaks.
Judge Orders Woman To Pay $1,000 After Company Owner Sues Over Yelp ReviewsThe judge went on to say that instead of expressing her disservice with the job Gardiner's company did, Fanelli's posts were personal and intended to damage his business reputation.
Man Files Lawsuit Against Nassau County Over Protest Sign Arrest On LIEIn the lawsuit filed on Wednesday, Daniel Martins argues his First Amendment rights were violated when he was arrested in June 2014.
New York State Court Of Appeals Won't Hear Case Seeking Personhood For ChimpanzeesAn animal rights group seeking legal personhood for chimpanzees will not be getting a hearing in the highest court in New York State.
Man Sues Opera House Hotel In The Bronx After Contracting Legionnaires' DiseaseA 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.
Current, Former Teachers File Discrimination Lawsuit Against Riverhead Charter SchoolAttorney Joseph Dell said the principal wanted teachers to wear seductive clothing and harassed those who didn't.
Parents Sue Greenwich, Conn. School District In Suicide Of Son Who Was BulliedThe 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 MRSAAttorney Jon Ray said Lucia was a wrestler and filthy mats at the school were a breeding ground for the infection.
Court: Teacher May Proceed With Lawsuit Accusing Ex-Boyfriend Of Hacking Her FacebookA 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.
Court Tosses Plaza Hotel's Lawsuit To Get Citi Bike Rack RemovedThe suit also claimed that bike parking has taken away a lane of traffic, leading to congestion of limousines in front of the hotel.
Staten Island Man Claims In $25M Lawsuit Cops Beat Him, Used Anti-Gay SlurCellphone video shows the officers pulling him out the door.
Port Authority: Former Agency Official Tried To Breach Security At JFK AirportThe Port Authority said the incident at JFK involved an oversized bag that crews were worried had not been properly screened.
Brooklyn Man Claims False Arrest After Crash Involving Police OfficersLawyer Scott Rynecki said Breathalyzers and blood tests all came back negative.
Donald Trump Announces $500 Million Lawsuit Against Univision After Miss USA Is DroppedRepublican 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.
Residents Say They Fled After Being Watched In Westfield, N.J. HomeTerrifying 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.