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Texas Widow Sues Firm for Giving Drug Test to Dying Husband

Texas Widow Sues Firm for Giving Drug Test to Dying HusbandHemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A Texas widow says in a lawsuit that her late husband's employer ordered a drug test on him as he lay dying on the floor -- and waited hours before calling 911.Alejandra Perez, 56, said her husband, Benino, loved his job ...

"Happy Days" Star: Something’s ‘Not Right’ About Show Merchandising Payout

"Happy Days" Star: Something’s ‘Not Right’ About Show Merchandising PayoutAnson Williams, Erin Moran and Donny Most of "Happy Days." (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/PictureGroup)(NEW YORK) -- Back in the 1970s, the hit sitcom Happy Days looked back at the 1950s. The show depicted a kinder, gentler era, but the days since haven&rsquo...

Kevin Costner Testifies in Stephen Baldwin’s BP Oil Spill Suit

Kevin Costner Testifies in Stephen Baldwin’s BP Oil Spill SuitABC/Ida Mae Astute(NEW ORLEANS) -- During a tense day in court, actor Kevin Costner testified he was heartbroken by the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and he had hoped a device he helped develop could aid the cleanup efforts.Now, he's being s...

Mega Millions Jackpot Brings Another Lawsuit from Disgruntled Baker

Mega Millions Jackpot Brings Another Lawsuit from Disgruntled BakerJustin Sullivan/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- Another man in Chicago claims he is one of now five bakers owed dough -- their fair share of $118 million in winnings from the Illinois State Lottery. They say they were part of a betting pool at the Pita Pan Ol...

Kevin Costner to Testify in Stephen Baldwin Suit

Kevin Costner to Testify in Stephen Baldwin SuitABC/Ida Mae Astute(NEW ORLEANS) -- Kevin Costner, the Academy Award winner who starred in Dances With Wolves and Hatfields & McCoys, may testify as early as Thursday in a Louisiana court in response to a suit filed by fellow-actor Stephen Baldwin.B...

Woman Wins $1M Suit against Dentist Who Gave Her STD

Woman Wins $1M Suit against Dentist Who Gave Her STDHemera/Thinkstock(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Unsafe sex can be costly, nearly a million dollars in this case. After four days of testimony and two hours of deliberation, a jury has awarded an Oregon woman $900,000 in damages because she contracted genital herp...

Judge Rules "Happy Days" Merchandise Lawsuit Can Proceed

Judge Rules "Happy Days" Merchandise Lawsuit Can ProceedBrand X Pictures/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- Several members of the cast of the TV series Happy Days had a happy day in court Tuesday when a judge ruled their lawsuit seeking merchandising revenue from the sitcom can go to trial, Variety reports.Happy D...

Kevin Costner and Stephen Baldwin Star in Real-Life Legal Battle

Kevin Costner and Stephen Baldwin Star in Real-Life Legal BattleArnaldo Magnani/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) -- Kevin Costner and Stephen Baldwin were in a New Orleans’ courtroom Monday for the opening of a civil trial on Baldwin’s claim Costner cheated him and a friend out of millions of dollars in connec...

"The Bachelor" Producers Settle Lawsuit Against Head of Reality TV Site

"The Bachelor" Producers Settle Lawsuit Against Head of Reality TV SiteHemera/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- Producers of The Bachelor have settled a lawsuit filed last December against a man who they claimed tried to obtain spoilers from contestants and staff members, according to The Hollywood Reporter.The complaint alleged...

Matthew Fox Groin-Punching Suit Dropped

Matthew Fox Groin-Punching Suit DroppedDanny Martindale/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) -- The bus driver who accused Matthew Fox of punching her in the chest and groin has dropped her civil suit.Heather Bormann accused Fox, the star of Lost, of hitting her as he tried to board a party bus she was d...

Neiman Marcus Sued over Returns Policy, Employee Affair

Neiman Marcus Sued over Returns Policy, Employee AffairComstock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) -- Sex, money, shopping and betrayal spurred a woman scorned to file suit against Neiman Marcus after the luxury retailer, known for its generous return policy, refused to take back $1.4 million worth of merchandise.During t...

Kat Von D Sued by State Farm Insurance over Fire at Home

Kat Von D Sued by State Farm Insurance over Fire at HomeAlbert L. Ortega/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there ... with a lawsuit against Kat Von D.TMZ.com reports the reality TV star has been sued by the insurance company, which alleges that she was responsible for a 2010 f...

Judge Rules Woman Not Liable for Sending Boyfriend a Text While Driving

Judge Rules Woman Not Liable for Sending Boyfriend a Text While DrivingRyan McVay/Photodisc(MORRISTOWN, N.J.) -- A New Jersey Superior Court judge ruled on Friday that a woman who sent a text message to her boyfriend while he was driving cannot be held liable for the motor vehicle accident he subsequently caused. The deci...

Judge Clears Texting Woman From Boyfriend’s Texting-and-Driving Lawsuit

Judge Clears Texting Woman From Boyfriend’s Texting-and-Driving LawsuitBrand X Pictures/Thinkstock(MORRIS COUNTY, N.J.) -- A New Jersey Superior Court judge ruled Friday that a woman who sent a text message to her boyfriend while he was driving cannot be held liable for the motor vehicle accident he subsequently caused.Th...

Judge Clears Woman from Boyfriend’s Texting-and-Driving Lawsuit

Judge Clears Woman from Boyfriend’s Texting-and-Driving LawsuitBrand X Pictures/Thinkstock(MORRIS COUNTY, N.J.) -- A New Jersey Superior Court judge ruled Friday that a woman who sent a text message to her boyfriend while he was driving cannot be held liable for the motor vehicle accident he subsequently caused.Th...

$500,000 Lawsuit for Incomplete Breakfast Dismissed

$500,000 Lawsuit for Incomplete Breakfast DismissedHemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A New York judge dismissed a $500,000 lawsuit, filed by a lawyer against his Wall Street health club for failing to provide a “full complimentary breakfast.”Richard Katz, a Manhattan attorney, said he paid $5,...

Wilmer Valderrama Sued for Hearty Parties

Wilmer Valderrama Sued for Hearty PartiesJemal Countess/WireImage for IAC(LOS ANGELES) -- Wilmer Valderrama, former star of That 70s Show and notorious celebrity ladies man, is being sued by his next door neighbor. TMZ reports Baruch Eichenbaum is at his wits end after "years" of raucous part...

Sharon Stone Sued by Former Nanny

Sharon Stone Sued by Former NannyMichael Tran/FilmMagic(LOS ANGELES) -- Sharon Stone’s former nanny is suing her, claiming the Basic Instinct actress used racially derogatory comments around her and violated labor laws.Erlinda T. Elemen, a Filipino woman who worked as Stone&rsqu...

Ex-Lawyer of Masseurs in John Travolta Case Sues Gloria Allred

Ex-Lawyer of Masseurs in John Travolta Case Sues Gloria AllredRyan Pierse/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The John Travolta sexual harassment case took an unusual turn Monday, when the former lawyer of the two anonymous plaintiffs sued their new attorney, Gloria Allred.According to TMZ.com, Okorie Okorocha claims Al...

Lawsuit: Suicide Cleanup Firm Deceived Families, Left Them With Hefty Bill

Lawsuit: Suicide Cleanup Firm Deceived Families, Left Them With Hefty BilliStockphoto/Thinkstock(DALLAS) -- Five people in Texas said a biohazard removal company wildly overbilled them for cleaning up after their loved ones' deaths, charging tens of thousands of dollars for jobs that were quoted at a fraction of the price."T...

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