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Pittsburgh Man Wins $105K Verdict Against Police

A jury has awarded $105,000 in civil damages to a Pittsburgh man who claimed police used excessive force against him during a 2010 traffic stop.

07/17/2014

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Alleged Assault Victim Files Lawsuit Against Pouncey Brothers

Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey and his twin brother who plays for the Miami Dolphins are facing a lawsuit following allegations that they assaulted a man at a nightclub in Miami.

07/16/2014

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Lawyers Get $508K In Parents’ Western Psych Shooting Settlement

A judge has awarded $508,000 to the attorneys who represented the parents of a therapist fatally shot at a Pittsburgh psychiatric hospital.

06/24/2014

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All-Female Jury Selected In Teacher’s Strangulation Death

An all-female jury has been selected in the case of a Westmoreland County man who is accused of strangling his wife to death.

06/17/2014

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Slain Teacher’s Family Files Lawsuit Against Husband, Bars

The Westmoreland County husband about to go on trial in the strangulation death of his school teacher wife is now also facing a lawsuit.

06/05/2014

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Report: Marino To Withdraw NFL Concussion Lawsuit

Dan Marino filed a lawsuit against the NFL for concussion-related injuries, but now, he is reportedly withdrawing it.

06/03/2014

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Dan Marino Latest To File NFL Concussion Suit

Pittsburgh-native and former Miami Dolphins star Dan Marino is the latest football player to file a concussion suit against the NFL.

06/02/2014

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Parents Settle Pittsburgh Zoo Lawsuit In Mauling Death

The parents of a 2-year-old boy who was mauled to death after falling into a wild African dogs exhibit have settled their lawsuit against the Pittsburgh zoo.

06/02/2014

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Disabled Woman Claims Parking Meters Are Too Tall

A western Pennsylvania woman has sued the local parking authority, saying that its new electronic parking meters are too tall for her to reach from a wheelchair.

05/09/2014

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Western Psych Shooting Suit Plaintiffs To Share $500K

Victims of a shooting rampage at a University of Pittsburgh psychiatric clinic will share a $500,000 settlement from the deceased gunman’s estate.

05/05/2014

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Peduto: Split Verdict In Miles Civil Case Reflective Of Public’s View

With both Jordan Miles and the three Pittsburgh Police officers claiming a win after Monday’s split jury verdict, Mayor Bill Peduto played it down the middle.

04/01/2014

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Split Verdict Reached In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

The jury has reached a verdict in the civil trial against three police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student.

03/31/2014

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Jury In Jordan Miles Civil Case Asks To Hear Portions Of Testimony Again

After a full day of deliberations, the jury in the Jordan Miles civil trial against three police officers could not reach a verdict, but they did have some questions.

03/28/2014

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Closing Arguments Conclude In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

Closing arguments have concluded after days of testimony in the civil re-trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student.

03/27/2014

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Defense Rests In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

The civil re-trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student resumed Wednesday.

03/26/2014

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