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Canisius College Faces Lawsuit, Accused of Allowing Rape Culture Among Sports Teams

A federal lawsuit filed Monday accuses Canisius College of allowing sexual harassment and discrimination on its men’s and women’s cross country/track and field teams and ignoring reports of sexual assault until one freshman athlete was allegedly raped. “The sexual harassment … Continue reading

Connecticut Supreme Court to Hear Anti-Discrimination Case Regarding Women Only Workout Areas in Gyms

Connecticut’s Supreme Court is preparing to hear a case that could have a wide-ranging effect on anti-discrimination laws. The court will consider whether it is discriminatory for gyms to have areas restricted to women only that formerly were for both … Continue reading

Florida Files Lawsuit Against the Government Demanding Cruise Ships Should Be Allowed To Sail

MIAMI — The state of Florida has filed a lawsuit against the federal government to demand cruise ships be allowed to start sailing immediately, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday. DeSantis said the no-sail order is outdated and hurts the state … Continue reading

An Activist Files a Lawsuit Against Cleveland and Several Police Officers Over Civil Rights Violations

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A community activist has accused the city of Cleveland and several police officers of civil-rights violations, claiming that he was arrested twice on the same day without probable cause in the aftermath of downtown riots last summer. … Continue reading

Texas is Suing California Over New Law That Bans State-Funded Travel To Anti-LGBTQ States

It’s been a big term for state-on-state clashes at the Supreme Court. The justices could hand down an opinion any day now in California v. Texas, a major Affordable Care Act case that pitted Republican state attorneys general against their Democratic … Continue reading

Umpire Ángel Hernández Loses His Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against Major League Baseball

NEW YORK (AP) — Umpire Ángel Hernández lost his lawsuit against Major League Baseball alleging racial discrimination. The Cuba-born Hernández sued in 2017 in U.S. District Court in Cincinnati, a case later moved to New York. Hired as a big league … Continue reading

Jury Selection Begins For the Lawsuit Against 3M Earplugs Brought On By Army Veterans

(Reuters) – When U.S. combat veteran Dave Henderson completed his first deployment to Iraq in 2010, he began to experience ringing in his ears and struggled to hear what others around him picked up with ease. Henderson blames the hearing … Continue reading

Female Engineer From India Can Proceed With Her Discrimination Lawsuit Against Apple

A lawsuit filed against Apple by a female engineer from India over claims of workplace discrimination will proceed, a judge in California has ruled. As reported by Bloomberg, Apple is being sued by Anita Nariani Schulze, a female engineer from India: … Continue reading

‘Soho Karen’ is Being Sued by a Family For ‘Violent Incident of Racial Profiling’ Involving Their Son

Miya Ponsetto — the woman dubbed “Soho Karen” after she falsely accused a black teenager of swiping her cellphone — is being sued by the boy’s family over the high-profile incident, new court papers show. Jazz trumpeter Keyon Harrold, his … Continue reading

Office Manager Sues Heritage Hills After She Was Stripped of Health Insurance After Cancer Diagnosis

An office manager at Heritage Hills condominium community in Somers claims she was demoted to part-time status and stripped of health insurance because she was diagnosed with cancer. Mary Lou Martelli of Brewster sued Heritage Hills Society and Heritage Management … Continue reading