Attorneys representing Pocomoke City’s former police chief and two other black officers have filed a federal lawsuit accusing city officials and members of other law enforcement agencies of racial discrimination.
Baltimore’s spending panel is expected to approve $135,000 to settle two police misconduct lawsuits, including one involving a woman who says police deleted a video she recorded during her arrest.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Republicans are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to put a new congressional map for Virginia on hold and allow the 2016 elections to proceed under the old boundaries.
Metro riders now suffer from asthma and PTSD after they were trapped on a smoke-filled Yellow Line train last January, according to lawsuits filed Tuesday.
The city of Newport News and its insurers have paid $2 million to settle a lawsuit brought by a man who spent nearly 23 years in jail before a judge tossed his conviction.
Washington Nationals infielder Ryan Zimmerman filed a lawsuit against Al Jazeera America Tuesday for defamation after the television network’s report he used performance-enhancing drug.
BALTIMORE (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed against Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore claims contracts for the construction of the casino were not sufficiently awarded to minority businesses, even though the project received federal housing funds earmarked for that purpose.
The latest brief filed by Lord & Taylor says easement rights to the property the store sits on may be worth as little as $6.5 million to $15.1 million and the retailer is seeking a new trial over that issue
Attorneys for Rolling Stone magazine want a judge to throw out a lawsuit filed by three former University of Virginia fraternity members over a debunked article about a campus gang rape.
A Botetourt County judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by five county residents against what a developer hopes will be Virginia’s first commercial wind farm.
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) — A man who was shocked with a stun gun by a Fredericksburg police officer two years ago is seeking $5 million in a federal lawsuit against the department. The Free Lance-Star…
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WASHINGTON — An Arlington, Virginia woman filed a lawsuit Friday against Fig & Olive following a salmonella outbreak that closed the restaurant’s D.C. location for six days, The Washington Post reports. Laura Donahue, 36, filed…
(LOS ANGELES) — Tori Spelling is suing Benihana restaurants, alleging she was badly burned after slipping and falling on a hot grill at one of the hibachi chain’s locations in California. In court papers filed in…
WASHINGTON — The estate of a Montgomery County man who was killed when a passenger train derailed in Philadelphia is suing Amtrak, arguing the national rail service was negligent and recklessly endangered the lives of…