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No Detention? School Settles Lawsuit For Spying on Students

A Philadelphia school that issued laptops to their students, and then spied on them, has worked out settlements in two lawsuits. The school has agreed to pay $619,000 total to end the suits.  The school has said that it turned…

Just Politics? Candidate Sues His Former Staff

A candidate for Governor of Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit against former members of his staff, alleging that they conspired against him after leaving his campaign team. Specifically, the lawsuit alleges the former staffers agreed to give potentially negative information…

State Secrets? Obama Invokes Privilege to End Lawsuit

The White House has invoke the state secrets privilege in an attempt to end a lawsuit brought on behalf of an alleged terrorism suspect. The suspect is believed to be targeted for capture or death under a clandestine military program.…

Lindsay Lohan Settles ‘Milkaholic’ Lawsuit

Lindsay Lohan and E*Trade have reached a settlement in their case involving the "milkaholic" commercial. In the ad, a baby apologizes to a female baby for not calling the night before, saying he was using E*Trade. The female baby then…

Pancakes or Prayer? Restaurant Sues Church

Claiming an infringement on their copyright, the International House of Pancakes has sued the International House of Prayer. The IHOP restaurant is known for preparing pancakes and other breakfast items and for many restaurants, serving food 24/7 everyday of the…

Clinton Says Department of Justice Will Sue Over Immigration Law

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told a foreign journalist that the Department of Justice will be suing Arizona over the new immigration law. Clinton was in Ecuador when she made the acknowledgement. Asked to confirm or deny the statement, the…