Jury Awards Modesto Woman $70M In Baby Powder SuitFor the third time, Johnson & Johnson has been hit with a multimillion-dollar jury verdict over whether the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene.
Nude Model in Times Square Fall Wants Mental Illness EmpathyA fashion model who strutted naked on a Times Square ledge before plunging to the ground says he wants people to respond to mental illness with more compassion.
Court Rejects Jaycee Dugard Lawsuit Targeting U.S. GovernmentDugard had sued, alleging that federal officials should have revoked the man's parole prior to her kidnapping. Phillip Garrido had been convicted of a previous rape and abduction.
CalPERS Pension Fund, Other Large Investors Sue Volkswagen Over Emissions ScandalInstitutional investors are suing automaker Volkswagen in a German court, seeking 3.25 billion euros ($3.57 billion) in damages over the company's diesel emissions scandal.
Former Oak Ridge High School Principal Filing Lawsuit Following DismissalPaul Burke, the principal at Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills, says he will file a lawsuit after he was fired following a months-long probation.
Dozens Of Women File Lawsuit Over Suspected Birth Control MixupThe lawsuit lists 113 women, three from Northern California, who claim a drug company distributed defective birth control pills, resulting in unwanted pregnancies.
Playboy Settles Lawsuit With Model Hit On Backside With Golf ClubPlayboy Enterprises has settled a lawsuit by a model who claimed she was hurt when an employee whacked her in the buttocks with a golf club during a Southern California event.
Two Men Sue 49ers Over Stadium Bathroom Assault
Martha Stewart Gives Jessica Alba Some Advice On Her Company's Lawsuits: ‘Try To Fix It’Martha Stewart is offering up some advice to new mogul Jessica Alba concerning her Honest company Lawsuits.
Chipotle Customer Files Class-Action Lawsuit Over Restaurant's Alleged GMO ClaimsA law firm in San Francisco has filed a class-action lawsuit against Chipotle on behalf of a consumer.
Cordova Parks Employee Files Lawsuit After She Says She Was Fired For Doing Her JobSpindola reported a series of what she calls racially, sexually and religiously offensive remarks by her boss, Superintendent Gerry Dobbs, after other employees came to her with similar complaints.
Lathrop Couple Sues Modesto Hospital Over Newborn's DeathAmikar and Kori Ortega claimed that despite other babies testing positive around the same time for salmonella, their baby was not tested.