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13-Year-Old Girl Awarded $150 Million In Wrongful Death Case

A jury has awarded more than $150 million in damages to a 13-year-old girl who watched her family perish in a fiery crash on a Southern California freeway.


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New Bill Gives Sex Assault Victims More Time To Sue Organizations That Protected Alleged Abusers

Some victims of childhood sexual abuse would have more time to file civil lawsuits against private or nonprofit organizations that protected their alleged abusers under a bill that passed a key legislative committee Wednesday.


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Judge Ruling If Yoga Is Tied To Religious Practice, Allowed In Public Schools

A judge is expected to issue a ruling Monday on whether yoga is a religious practice that shouldn’t be allowed to be taught in public schools.


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Lawsuits Filed Over Plan To Manage Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta

Several opposing groups have filed lawsuits against a broad, long-range plan to manage the ailing Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta that was adopted in May.


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Brown Mystified At Growing Prison Legal Case

Gov. Jerry Brown is defending his approach to a legal battle over the state prison system by saying California has undergone an “incredible transformation” since the federal courts took over the prison health care system.


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Man Wins $8K After Disney ‘Small World’ Breakdown

An attorney says a disabled man was awarded $8,000 by Disneyland after the “It’s A Small World” ride broke, stranding him for a half hour while the theme song played continuously.


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Special Ed Teachers In Yuba City Suing School District Over Large Workload

Special education teachers are suing a local school district, claiming their workload is simply too high.


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Dennis Hof Details Moonlite Bunny Ranch Lawsuit

Dennis tells us about the lawsuit he has filed against one of his ladies at the Moonlite Bunny Ranch.

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Former USC Football Player Sues School For Allegedly Causing Heart Attack

USC is on the defensive as one of the school’s former football players says team doctor’s pumped enough painkillers into his body that he had a heart attack.


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Jury Sides With Apple In Patent Case Against Samsung

After a year of scorched-earth litigation, a jury decided Friday that Samsung ripped off the innovative technology used by Apple to create its revolutionary iPhone and iPad.



Call Kurtis: Could ‘Copyright Trolling’ Happen to You?

Ever been accused of something you didn’t do? In the past few years, tens of thousands have been accused of illegally downloading racy or pornographic movies online, a privacy group tells CBS13. Many of those […]

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Students File Federal Lawsuit Over UC Davis Pepper-Spraying

Nineteen student and alumni are suing UC Davis over the pepper-spraying incident on campus last November, saying their constitutional rights were violated.