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Court Denies Heirs' Claims Over Stolen WWII Art

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - (AP) A federal appeals court has dismissed claims against the German government by heirs of an art dealer whose collection was seized by the Nazis and sold at auction during World War II. Fred Westfield, a retired Nashville professor, filed the federal lawsuit seeking payment for the...

Reference To Nazi Gets Judge Booted From Florida Tobacco Trial

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - (Mealey's) A Florida judge who compared a former tobacco company chief executive officer to a Nazi war criminal was disqualified by the state's First District Court of Appeal Sept. 5 from presiding over a tobacco case ( Philip Morris USA Inc. v. Mary Brown , No. 1D12-3090...