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Federal Lawsuit Filed Against City, Police Over Homewood Altercation

A federal lawsuit has been filed against Pittsburgh Police in a case once reviewed by the Allegheny County District Attorney, who raised concerns about charges police filed against two Homewood men.

06/23/2015

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Equal Pay Case Settled Before Trial While Raising Issues For All Women

The state court system that administers the courts of common pleas has settled a pay equity case with two local women employees.

06/15/2015

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Veteran Sues Morgantown Landlord Over Service Dog

A former Marine has sued two Morgantown rental companies he says refused to rent an apartment to him if he brought his service dog.

06/13/2015

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Former Hotel Employee Accused Of Molestation In Court After Allegedly Contacting Victims

A Cranberry hotel desk clerk was in court Thursday after allegedly contacting two boys she’s accused of molesting.

06/11/2015

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Teen Locked Up After Running Away From Mom; Dad Files Suit To Get Him Released

A Westmoreland County man has filed a lawsuit in Federal Court in Pittsburgh in an effort to get his 14-year-old son out of a detention facility in Lawrence County.

06/04/2015

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Family Of Man Accused Of Stabbing Half-Brothers Settles Suit Against Western Psych

A couple who claims their son should have been committed the day before he stabbed his 11-year-old twin half-brothers, killing one, have settled their lawsuit against Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic.

06/02/2015

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Class Action Lawsuit Seeks Damages & Action On Incorrect Water Bills

A Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority customer is suing claiming she and other customers have been overbilled by as much as 600 percent and threatened with shut-off notices due to faulty radio-controlled water meters.

05/26/2015

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Eat’n Park Suing Over ‘Confusingly Similar’ Smiley-Faced Cookies

Eat’n Park isn’t all smiles over smiley face cookies it says are confusingly similar to its own trademark treats.

05/21/2015

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Highmark Loses Hospitals’ Lawsuit Over Reimbursement Cuts

A Western Pennsylvania health insurance giant will have to pay a dozen hospitals money that it withheld, a judge is ruling.

05/08/2015

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City, ACLU Reach $1.6M Settlement In Police Officer Hiring Discrimination Lawsuit

The City of Pittsburgh and the ACLU have reached a settlement in a discrimination lawsuit over the hiring of African-American police officers.

05/07/2015

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Lawsuit: Woman Hurt By Nightclub DJ’s Bad Crowd Surfing

A Pittsburgh woman is suing a nightclub where she says a disc jockey’s failed attempt at crowd surfing fractured her pelvis.

05/01/2015

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Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Video-Leak Lawsuit Can Proceed

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s lawsuit against the co-founder of YouTube over leaked footage of their marriage proposal should move forward, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday.

04/23/2015

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Allegheny Co. Jail Inmate Sues Therapist For Sexual Assault

An inmate at the Allegheny County Jail is suing his therapist, claiming she forced him into having sex with her.

04/02/2015

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Jury Rejects Michigan Man’s Heinz Ketchup Packet Patent Suit

A federal court jury in Pittsburgh has rejected a Michigan man’s claims that a condiment package he patented in 1997 led H.J. Heinz Co. to develop its Dip & Squeeze ketchup packets in February 2010.

04/01/2015

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Inventor Sues Heinz Claiming Dip ‘N Squeeze Ketchup Was His Idea

When Heinz introduced its larger sized dip ‘n squeeze ketchup packet in 2010, did it take the idea from David Wawrzynski of Detroit?

03/30/2015

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