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Oregon Jury Gets Boy Scouts Sex Abuse Case
Posted on 9 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Community Staff

PORTLAND, Ore. - (AP) A $29 million sex abuse lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America is in the hands of a jury after a lawyer for the victim closed the case by arguing the Scouts failed to act when they knew they had a serious problem. In closing... Read More

Oregon veterans suit against KBR can continue
Posted on 31 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PORTLAND, Ore. - (AP) A federal magistrate has ruled that a lawsuit by Oregon Army National Guard veterans against contractor Kellogg Brown & Root can continue. U.S. District Magistrate Paul Papak denied KBR's second motion to dismiss the suit... Read More

Oregon Court: Handgun Permit OK With Medical Pot
Posted on 17 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MEDFORD, Ore. - (AP) The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that a medical marijuana patient can have a concealed handgun permit. The court on Wednesday said Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters had no grounds to deny the permit sought by Cynthia Willis... Read More