Retired Marine Capt. Matthew Morrison claims 3M's defective combat earplugs were the direct cause of his total hearing loss in his right ear.
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Steve Tawa
February 14, 2019 - 5:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A former Marine captain from Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, says he lost much of his hearing due to standard-issue ear plugs during three combat deployments, which have been worn by thousands of other U.S. service members. He's now filed a lawsuit against 3M Company...
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In this Jan. 28, 2019, photo, Kenji Aiba, left, and his partner Ken Kozumi laugh during an interview with The Associated Press in Tokyo.
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February 13, 2019 - 8:40 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Ken Kozumi and Kenji Aiba have held onto a marriage certificate they signed at their wedding party in 2013, anticipating that Japan would emulate other advanced nations and legalize same-sex unions. That day has yet to come, and legally they are just friends even though they've lived...
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L-R Deborah and Michael McIlmail, CHILD USA CEO Marci Hamilton, former gymnast and abuse survivor Sarah Klein
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Steve Tawa
February 13, 2019 - 5:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The parents of a man who won what may be the largest payout to date from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in a clergy abuse case are donating a chunk of it to CHILD USA to track the Statute of Limitations reform movement. University of Pennsylvania Law School professor...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General.
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Antionette Lee
February 11, 2019 - 9:27 pm
UPDATE: Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is suing a major cell phone company for not delivering on its promises. The lawsuit against Verizon Communications claims the company advertised that they would give a free Amazon Echo — in some...
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U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., talks with his attorney Tom Kerrick Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, during the second day of a civil trial involving Paul and his neighbor Rene Boucher in Warren Circuit Court in Bowling Green, Ky.
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January 30, 2019 - 7:26 pm
(AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul was awarded more than $580,000 in damages and medical expenses on Wednesday in his lawsuit against the neighbor who tackled him and broke several of his ribs in a dispute over lawn maintenance. A jury in Bowling Green, Kentucky, deliberated less than two hours before...
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Steve Tawa
January 29, 2019 - 4:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia jury is hearing a lawsuit brought by a now 23-year-old man who claims taking drug maker Janssen's product made him grow embarrassing, abnormal breasts when he was younger. It's the first case in the country to allow "punitive" damages, if the jury finds...
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Commissioners Kathi Cozzone, Chairwoman Michelle Kichline, Terence Farrell (L-R).
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Ian Bush
January 15, 2019 - 3:56 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pharmaceutical companies in Chester County are among the targets of a federal civil lawsuit announced Tuesday by the county board of commissioners. Too many moms are dealing with the kind of pain Beth Perz suffers. "I'm here because I have to fight this fight. My...
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Faith Rodgers, left, accompanied by attorney Gloria Allred speaks during a news conference about R&B singer R. Kelly in New York, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.
AP Photo/Richard Drew
January 14, 2019 - 4:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who accused R. Kelly of sexual abuse says he wrote a letter threatening to reveal details of her sexual history if she didn't drop a lawsuit. The woman, Faith Rodgers, and her attorney, Gloria Allred, spoke Monday at a news conference in New York. Allred says Kelly sent the...
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Three women have filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Atlantic County Prosecutor, alleging a pattern of gender discrimination which led to one of the plaintiffs being fired and another to retire early.
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David Madden
January 10, 2019 - 4:38 pm
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Three women have filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Atlantic County Prosecutor, alleging a pattern of gender discrimination which led to one of the plaintiffs being fired and another to retire early. The suit, filed in Superior Court, contends...
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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2018, file photo SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk speaks in Hawthorne, Calif.
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December 27, 2018 - 6:24 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Elon Musk is asking a California judge to throw out a lawsuit filed against him by a British diver the tech entrepreneur called a pedophile on Twitter, arguing that it was nothing more than a "schoolyard spat on social media" that no reasonable reader took seriously. Musk's...
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