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Sunday begins a two-year opportunity for victims of sexual abuse as minors in New Jersey to file civil suits against their alleged attackers and the entities that may have protected them. The Catholic Church is likely to be the main target.
David Madden
December 01, 2019 - 4:30 am
Sunday begins a two-year opportunity for victims of sexual abuse as minors in New Jersey to file civil suits against their alleged attackers and the entities that may have protected them. Read more here.
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Breast milk and pump
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AP News
November 27, 2019 - 2:50 pm
A Philadelphia police officer says in a lawsuit filed Wednesday that the department makes it difficult for new mothers to breastfeed at work. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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AP News
November 21, 2019 - 3:24 pm
A bill to provide more time to file charges or lawsuits over sexual abuse is on its way to Pennsylvania's governor, along with legislation to invalidate confidentiality agreements that aim to keep child sexual abuse victims from talking to investigators. Read more here.
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Mo'Nique
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AP News
November 15, 2019 - 8:43 am
Mo’Nique sued Netflix on Thursday for race and sex discrimination in its offer for a proposed comedy special, accusing the streaming service of giving her a lowball offer that was part of a larger company tendency to underpay black women. Read more here.
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Pittsburgh Panthers wide receiver Dontez Ford runs after a pass reception against Villanova Wildcats defensive back Trey Johnson. Johnson sued the NCAA Wednesday over student athlete pay.
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Paul Kurtz
November 10, 2019 - 4:30 am
A former Villanova football player has sued the NCAA and its Division I member schools, including a number of local schools, over his belief student athletes should be paid.
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Trump
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AP News
November 07, 2019 - 4:18 pm
A judge Thursday ordered President Donald Trump to pay $2 million to an array of charities as a fine for misusing his own charitable foundation to further his political and business interests. Read more here.
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Starbucks
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John McDevitt
October 30, 2019 - 5:36 pm
The former regional manager of the Center City Starbucks, where two black men were arrested last year for sitting inside the store, is suing the company for allegedly discriminating against white people. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department headquarters
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Kristen Johanson
October 29, 2019 - 3:11 pm
Following the indictment of a top commander in the Philadelphia Police Department, another official, who has been accused of sexual harassment, has been removed from overseeing the Special Victims Unit. Read more here.
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Illegal dumping in Camden
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David Madden
October 25, 2019 - 4:04 pm
New Jersey continues its effort of targeting environmental polluters in poor and minority sections of the state. Six new lawsuits have been filed, including one centered on an illegal dump site in Camden. Read more here.
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Summit county executive Ilene Shapiro speaks to the media outside the U.S. Federal courthouse, Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in Cleveland.
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AP News
October 21, 2019 - 10:04 am
The nation's three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker reached an 11th-hour, $260 million settlement over the toll of the opioids in two Ohio counties, averting what would have been the first federal trial over the crisis. The settlement was announced just hours before the trial was...
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