Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

...days, prompting her to be tested. She told Stern the results were negative.Asked by Lauer if he expected "a barrage of lawsuits" from past sexual partners alleging he infected them, he said wanly, "I'm sure that's next."But in California...
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Group promises to challenge closure of small schools

...during its 2016 regular session, would result in the closure of schools across the state. Most would be in rural areas.CEAAC, a statewide coalition of education advocates, has been a frequent participant in Alaska education lawsuits.
With marijuana deadline approaching, the most pressing issue is likely to go unresolved

...late summer.That's barring any legal challenges, and Jones said he expects some. "I wouldn't doubt if there are some lawsuits here and there from somebody," he said. "I just think that given that it's new, there will be people who are unhappy...
AP: Officer sex cases plagued by lax supervision, policies

...culture of policing that can allow such behavior to go unnoticed or unpunished until it's too late. His case prompted civil lawsuits over police procedures, with a total of $4.1 million to be paid to six victims who sued, and left a new chief taking a...
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Japanese company fined $70 million over exploding air bags

...Tuesday. All of the air bag-related deaths reported so far have been in Honda vehicles.Takata still faces hundreds of lawsuits and a federal criminal investigation."The penalty seems small compared to the consequences of the concealment and disregard...
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Beer money: $20M settlement in lawsuit over Beck's packaging

...settlement approved Tuesday in a class-action lawsuit over deceptive packaging.On tap: People...Judge John J. O'Sullivan, came in a lawsuit filed in 2013 by several Beck's drinkers...Tucker Ronzetti, but the point of the lawsuit is that a beer made in St. Louis shouldn't...
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Alaska Editorial: Sturgeon case vital for Alaska's sovereignty

...sovereignty of the state of Alaska.The lawsuit brought by Mr. Sturgeon, an Anchorage...hands of the U.S. Supreme Court.The lawsuit's central contention is this: Mr...such units."Mr. Sturgeon, in his lawsuit, alleges the National Park Service abided...
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort

...will consider an injunction motion in a lawsuit that argues that it's unconstitutional...government.Some of the plaintiffs in the lawsuit argue that their names appear on the roll...department has also weighed in on the lawsuit, urging the judge not to grant an injunction...
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Legislative lease lawsuit shows lawmaker emailed developer

...on the pending litigation.Attorney Jim Gottstein filed his lawsuit over the legality of the no-bid lease extension and damage...included in 8,000 pages provided to Gottstein during the lawsuit's discovery phase.Gottstein is using the documents to challenge...
Writer, editor face trial for sexual content

...Naji said lawyers were told during investigations that the lawsuit was originally filed by a citizen who said his heartbeat fluctuated...magazine. But it was up to prosecutors to decide whether the lawsuit was worthy to be referred to trial.The case is being referred...
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