Tag Archives: lawsuit

  • Octavia Spencer Must Face Trial Over Sensa Endorsement

    Jul 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Octavia Spencer, who won an Oscar for her role in “The Help” and who will next appear in Fox’s “Red Band Society,” could soon be bringing to a jury a unique showdown that spotlights exactly how sponsors expect celebrities to use social media, notes The Hollywood Reporter. The actress made a $1.25 million deal to […]

  • Rapper Meek Mill Scores $750k Legal Victory Despite Lock-Down Status

    Jul 18, 14 by the Jasmine BRAND Leave a comment

    *Meek Mill (real name Robert Williams) is currently locked up for the next 4-6 months  (or 3 weeks, depending on who you ask) for violating his probation, but the rapper scored a legal victory against a Philadelphia Police officer with the $750k lawsuit filed against him being dismissed. Media partner, theJasmineBRAND.com exclusively reports that the 27-year-old Maybach Music Group artist was […]

  • ‘Treme’ Actor Settles Racial Profiling Suit Against NYC Macy’s

    Jul 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    “Treme” actor Rob Brown has settled a civil rights lawsuit he filed against Macy’s after he was stopped and detained at the flagship New York store. Macy’s says in a statement Friday that Brown’s federal case has been “settled in principle,” as a judge indicated in a filing Wednesday. Macy’s wouldn’t discuss the terms. Brown […]

  • CHP Commissioner and Officer who Beat Woman Named in Lawsuit (Video)

    Jul 18, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via MSN News) – A woman seen in a video being pummeled by a California Highway Patrol officer alongside a Los Angeles freeway filed a civil rights lawsuit Thursday. The lawsuit that attorney Caree Harper filed in federal court on behalf of Marlene Pinnock names the commissioner of the CHP, the unidentified officer in the […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Boehner vs. Obama

    Jun 30, 14 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Since the ratification of the Constitution there has always been a tense balancing act between the three branches of the federal government; each branch trying to gain authority at the expense of the other two. The lawsuit being brought by Speaker of the House John Boehner against President Obama is simply the latest round of […]

  • Florida Judge Dismisses George Zimmerman’s Lawsuit Against NBC

    Jun 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *A Florida judge has dismissed George Zimmerman‘s defamation lawsuit against NBCUniversal, saying his team failed to prove NBC News acted with malice when it aired an edited version of his 911 call after shooting Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman sued in December 2012, after NBC editors cut out portions of audio recordings of his 911 call, which […]