LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 12:  A Costco sign is displayed on March 12, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Costco Accused Of Selling Shrimp Fed By Slave Labor

San Francisco lawyers have filed a lawsuit against Costco, claiming that the retail giant sells shrimp produced by slave labor in Thailand.


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Boy’s Death From Infected Rat Spurs Suit Against Petco

The death of a 10-year-old San Diego boy from a bacterial infection he reportedly got from his pet rat prompted his family to sue retailer Petco, saying they want to raise awareness among parents.


Inmates at Chino State Prison exercise in the yard December 10, 2010 in Chino, California.  (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

AP: Calif. Paid $182M Over Last 15 Years For Inmates’ Lawsuits

Gov. Jerry Brown has begun aggressively challenging federal court oversight of California’s prison system by highlighting what he says is a costly conflict of interest: The private law firms representing inmates and the judges’ own hand-picked authorities benefit financially by keeping the cases alive.


Ian Thomsen

Sports Writer Ian Thomsen Says The NBA Players And Owners Have Lost Touch With The Fans

Ian Thomsen, Senior Writer for Sports Illustrated, checks in with his thoughts on the NBA Lockout, saying that both sides have completely lost touch with their fans. Thomsen believes that neither side has control over […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/17/2011

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Sam Amick Talks About The NBA Players’ Move To Sue The NBA

News broke in the middle of the show the NBA Players have rejected the most recent offer from the NBA and now plan to de-certify and file an anti-trust lawsuit against the NBA. What this […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/15/2011


Squeeze Inn Owner Asking Congress To Protect Businesses From Lawsuits

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The owner of an iconic local burger joint is teaming up with a congressman in an attempt to pass a federal law giving business owners breathing room from expensive lawsuits over handicap […]

CBS13/CW31 Television–11/10/2011

In this Dec. 22, 2010 photo, attorney Daniel Balsam, who hates spam so much that he launched a Website, poses outside in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Man Making A Living Suing E-Mail Spammers

Daniel Balsam hates spam. Most everybody does, of course. But he has acted on his hate as few have, going far beyond simply hitting the delete button. He sues them.