Tag: lawsuit

LAPD Confirms Derrick Rose Criminal Investigation

The new guard for the New York Knicks, already being sued for sexual assault, is facing a criminal case as well

NASCAR Hit with Racial Discrimination Suit

Sports entity accused of preventing Black-owned teams and drivers from competing in major races

Black Dallas Sergeant Sues Black Lives Matter

Sgt. Demetrick Pennie filed a lawsuit against the movement on Friday

Sandra Bland’s Family to Receive Huge Sum

But money is not the only thing that resulted from the lawsuit

Lawsuit Accuses Georgia of Blocking Voting Rights

Advocates say a strict rule is denying people their place at the polls

Family of Korryn Gaines Sues Police

Family made announcement of planned lawsuit in letter to Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz

Black-ish Creator Sued over Show Concept

The sitcom is a hit, but lawsuit claims Kenya Barris had help with its creation

Girl Thrown Off Bike Sues Off-Duty Officer

Caught on camera, the 2014 encounter drew outrage

Kendrick Johnson Hearing Could Prove Costly

Family seeking justice may have to pay $900,000 for alleging that son's classmates murdered him

Parents of Kendrick Johnson File New Lawsuit

Parents don't believe their son died in a freak accident

NYC to Pay $4M to Family of Akai Gurley

The settlement comes two years after the fatal shooting

MLK’s Children Settle Lengthy Legal Dispute

The litigation took years, but the offspring of the civil rights icon have settled

Mother Sues CPS After 6-year-old Handcuffed

According to the lawsuit, the guard used excessive force and intentionally inflicted emotional distress

Lawsuit: Did Ed Sheeran Rip Off Marvin Gaye’s Music?

The music of Marvin Gaye lives on in another copyright lawsuit

Update: Family of ‘Clock Boy’ Sues District

Family of Muslim teen known as "clock boy" alleges he was racially profiled

Update: Therapist Shot by Police Files Suit

Charles Kinsey has filed a lawsuit after being shot by a North Miami police officer

Faith Evans in Lawsuit Over Bad Boy Reunion Tour

Bad Boy Reunion with no Faith? One promoter is trying to make it happen

‘Empire’ Star Terrence Howard Is Headed To Court

Find out who's preparing to sue the "Empire" star

‘Sweetie Pie’s’ Partner Says Mom is Being ‘Manipulated’

Tim Norman, son of "Sweetie Pie's" restaurant owner Robbie Montgomery spoke out about being sued by his mother

‘Sweetie Pie’s’ Mom Sues Partner Son

Robbie Montgomery and Tim Norman are tangled in a lawsuit over trademark infringement

Lawsuit Accuses Chicago Police of Hate Crime

Text messages retrieved from officer's phone included offensive language, racial slurs