DNC Sues Russia, WikiLeaks, Trump Campaign Associates, Alleging ConspiracyThe complaint, filed Friday in federal court in Manhattan, claims millions of dollars in damages, alleges violations of everything from conspiracy to violations of federal copyright laws and the Trade Secrets Act.
City Council OKs $2.3M Settlement For Man Shot By Police In 2015The August 2015 shooting that left Jaquise Evans seriously injured became even more controversial when U.S. District Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer in January accused city attorneys of withholding evidence during a trial of the lawsuit.
Woman Sues Salon After Suffering Permanent Skin DamageA day in the salon turned into a nightmare for a woman on Chicago’s south side.
$45 Million Awarded Estate Of Toddler Killed In 2011The estate of Lavandis Hudson sued Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, alleging the nonprofit should not have given Marles Blackman custody of the child.
Boy Scouts Revoke Badges From Child With Down Syndrome, Report SaysThe family of a Boy Scout with Down Syndrome is suing after the organization stripped their 15-year-old son of all his badges.
Foundation Seeks To Retract $100M Pledge To University Of ChicagoThe lawsuit by The Thomas L. Pearson and The Pearson Family Foundation was filed last month in U.S. District Court in Oklahoma.
Publisher Files Censorship Suit Against Illinois Dept. Of CorrectionsA non-profit agency that publishes books and newsletters for prison inmates is suing the Illinois Department of Corrections over alleged censorship.
Marquette Four Sue City, Police For Damages After Wrongful ConvictionThe men who are suing Chicago, the police and prosecutors for wrongful convictions said the police who coerced confessions from them did the same thing to others.
Suit: CPS Not Providing Services To Students With DisabilitiesCPS has not provided qualified foreign-language interpreters for the parents of those children, a new lawsuit claims.
Jury Awards Grumpy Cat $700,000A California jury gave the sourpuss more than $700,000 this week in a federal lawsuit over the use of her identity.
Judge To Rule In Transgender Student's Suit Against Palatine H.S.A transgender student’s fight to use the locker room of her choice at Palatine High School was headed back to court on Thursday.
Canada Goose Targets CounterfeitersCanada Goose, the upscale winter coat company, is attempting to crack down on counterfeiters that are copying their brand.